Ethan Russell Allison was born March 19, 2011 in Durant to Clay and Kathryn (Ritz) Allison. He passed from this life May 22, 2012 in Dallas, TX, at the age of 14 months. Ethan enjoyed many things, such as collecting rocks and wild flowers. Ethan loved to play peek-a-boo, patty cake, and collecting items to put in a can and make them rattle. A very special treat for him was riding in the golf cart. He is survived by his parents: Clay Allison of Durant and Kathryn Ritz of Cleburne, TX; paternal grandparents: John Allison of Finley, Dan and Vickie Ridenour of Cameron; paternal great-grandparents: Norma Brooks of Cameron, Aaron and Betty Ridenour of Poteau; maternal grandparents: Bill and Sue Ritz of Cleburne, TX; maternal great-grandmother: Betty Ritz of Cleburne, TX; as well as many other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, May 26, 2012 at Finley Cemetery with Jane Butler officiating. Music included: “I’ll Fly Away”, “Wings of a Dove”, “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot”, and “Amazing Grace”. Pallbearers included: John Allison, Clay Allison, Dan Ridenour, Troy Messer, Bill Ritz, and LD Allison. Interment followed. Family and friends may send online condolences at www.millscoffey.com .
Funeral services conducted by Mills & Coffey Funeral Home of Antlers