FLORENCE, S.C. — ALLISON – Charles Richard, Florence, S.C., died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2013, after a sudden illness. Survived by his wife of 57 years, Kay (Reighard) Allison; brother, Paul Allison, Las Vegas, Nev.; sister, Mary Jane Cafeo, Johnstown; daughter, Lisa (David) McBride, Florence, S.C.; son, Joel (Debbie) Allison, Campbell, Calif.; son, Kyle (Cara) Allison, Hewitt, N.J.; daughter, Lynn (Eric) Moore, Arvada, Colo.; grandchildren, Cameron, Caitlin, Tara, Jillian, Julie, Kyle, Emma and Maya; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends around the country. The youngest of five children, Charles was born to Mary and John Allison, and raised in Patton. Preceded in death by parents, Mary and John Allison; brothers, Ronald Allison and John Allison; and sister, Dorothy Cihan. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, May 18, at John Henderson Co. Funeral Home, 215 Central Ave., with interment immediately following at Grandview Cemetery. Memorials may be made, in lieu of flowers, to the television ministry of First Baptist Church, 300 S. Irby St., Florence, S.C., 29501.