Funeral services for Philip Ray Allison, 69, of Gainesville, Texas, will be held on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 2:00 p.m., Meador Funeral Home, Gainesville, Texas. Visitation will be from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Tuesday, April 16, 2019. Officiating the service will be Rev. Randy Taylor. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery, Gainesville, Texas. He was born on August 18, 1949, in Longview, Texas, to Manuel and Bessie (Kelly) Allison. He retired from Peterbilt Motors, having worked as a Quality Inspector. He is survived by his wife, Lena; daughter, Bridgette Sluder and husband Eddie of Gainesville; son, Kelly Allison and wife Christie of Gainesville; five grandchildren, Tristen Allison, Raegan Allison, Thomas Sluder, Sarah Sluder and Brianna Proctor; one great-grandson P.D. Reed; brother, Michael Allison and wife Patti of Tulia, Texas; brother Jerry Allison and wife Stephanie of Shamrock, Texas; brother-in-law, Pearl Cornett; and sister-in-law- Margaret Gilbreath of Woodbine.He was preceded in death by his parents and brother, Manuel Allison, Jr.