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Ernest Eugene Allison, affectionately known as “Rickey”, age 69 passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 2, 2019 at his residence. He was born December 2, 1949. Ernest was a native Daytonian and a proud graduate of Jefferson High School Class of 1969. He was a former truck driver until his health would not allow him to drive anymore. Rickey loved his family with an unconditional love. He enjoyed sharing quality time with family and friends filling their hearts with joy and laughter. He enjoyed cars and movies.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Mobarika (Allison) Jones, father, George N. Powell, Jr., stepfather, John E. Jones, four aunts and four uncles. Rickey leaves to cherish his memory, a loving step-mother, Victoria B. (Proctor) Powell; daughters, Ericka Lynn Allison (Dayton, OH), Chrystal Hitchison (Cols., OH), Yvette Hogan (Troy, OH), Donna Jones (Dayton, OH), Shawana Jones (Dayton, OH), Roni Sims (Cols., OH), one son Ernest Eugene Allison IV; brothers, James Apple, George N. Powell III, Gregory A. Powell all of Dayton, OH, Jonathan G. Powell (Atlanta, GA), Kevin Price (Springfield, OH); sisters, Pamela Berry (Los Angeles, CA), Theta Chisolm (Dayton, OH), Johnice Kimble (San Diego, CA), Nicole A. Powell (Atlanta, GA), Vera L. Powell (Dayton, OH), Carol Prewitt (Dayton, OH), Sharon Walker (Atlanta, GA), Angela Wiggins (Austin, TX), Elayne Williams (Tyler, TX); aunts, Arletta Noble (Dayton, OH), Eleanor Sanford (Cols., OH), Jacqueline Williams (Dayton, OH); one uncle Arthur Powell (Dayton, OH), and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.