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John Roy Tollison
(February 18, 1938 – December 25, 2017)

A memorial service for John Roy Tollison, of Vaiden,  will be held on Friday, December 29 at 2:00 p.m. at Shongalo Presbyterian Church
in Vaiden. Rev. Philip McRae will officiate the services. Visitation will be from 1:00 p.m. until service time at the church.

John Roy Tollison, 79, passed away on December 25, 2017 at St. Dominic's Hospital in Jackson. He was born on February 18, 1938 to
the late Reed and Erma Tollison in Grenada County. He worked in insurance and real estate and was a former member of the
Mississippi Beekeepers Association. He is preceded in death by his parents; son, John Tollison, Jr.; and brother, Harold Tollison.

Mr. Tollison is survived by his wife, Sandra Tollison of Vaiden; daughter, Cathy Taylor of Pheonix, AZ; Stepson, Craig Shott of Tucson, AZ;
sister, Doris Stanford of Athens, AL; brother, Robert Tollison of Oklahoma City, OK; 7 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and a host of
cousins, nieces, and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the following: St Jude Children's Research Hospital, Shongalo/Blackmonton
Presbyterian Church, Hope Animal Sanctuary, or a charity of the donor's choice

Friday, Dec. 29                  1 - 2  p.m.
Shongalo Presbyterian Church
Vaiden, MS

Memorial Service
Friday, December 29        2:00 p.m.
Shongalo Presbyterian Church
Vaiden, MS
Tara Holly

With deepest sympathy I pray for comfort for Mrs. Sandy and the entire family during this difficult time.
Tara Holly
February 18, 1938
December 25, 2017