Mrs. Katherine W. Alliston, 96, of Oxford passed away Aug. 15, at Abbey Hospice in Social Circle. She was preceded in death by her husband Tommy Alliston and her parents George Murza and Ovie Elizabeth (Freeman) Wilson.
Mrs. Alliston was accomplished at crocheting, needlepoint and cross stitching. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church and was retired from Belk Department Store in Covington.
Survivors include her daughter Evelyn T. Daniel of Monticello; son, Richard G. Alliston of Oxford; grandchildren Angelea Daniel Jones of Eatonton, Russell Eugene Daniel Jr. of Monticello.
Graveside services for Mrs. Alliston will be held at 2 p.m., Aug. 19, at Lawnwood Memorial Park with the Rev. Charles Roper officiating. The family will receive friends at Caldwell & Cowan Funeral Home, in Covington, one hour prior to the service, from 1 to 2 p.m.