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Allison Payne Rose, 31, of Oregonia, Ohio, passed away Thursday, July 6, 2017, at her home.
The Ironton, Ohio native was born Nov. 5, 1985, the daughter of James A. and Julie Roberts Payne of Ironton.
She is also survived by her husband, Andrew Jordan "AJ" Rose, whom she married June 20, 2009.
Ali feverously battled chronic kidney disease since birth, without a complaint, and always with a smile on her face. Ali was a caring and loving Christian, wife, daughter, sister, aunt, friend, farm girl and comedian. To know Ali was to know happiness and to be filled with immeasurable light and joy in your life. Ali was a selfless, down to earth, and a beautiful young woman who lived her life to the fullest and loved unconditionally. Ali's mission was to bring laughter, positivity, strength and inspiration to everyone she encountered. Ali was a proud organ donor and advocated for others to join her in giving the opportunity to have a full and happy life, as she lived. Proudly, even in death, she was able to give the gift of life through organ donation.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandfather, Robert L. Roberts; and her grandparents-in-law, Russell Rose and Albert and Eileen Ringrose.
In addition to her husband and parents, she is survived by a sister, Laura (Mark Jr.) Hanley and their children, Miles and Breccan;; a sister-in-law, Megan (Wes) Scott and their children, Javid, Jayce and Haylen; a sister-in-law, Lora Rose; a father-in-law, Homer (Michele) Rose; a mother-in-law, Susie (David) Preston; maternal grandparents, Frances and Britton Barlow; paternal grandparents, Dr. Burton and Leona Payne; and a grandmother-in-law, Lora Rose. Lest we forget to mention the countless family members, friends, and loved ones who came to know and love this precious angel.
Funeral services will be at noon Saturday, July 15, 2017, at Sharon Baptist Church in Ironton with Pastor Steve Harvey, Pastor Eric Barnes and Father David Huffman officiating. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the church.
Pallbearers will be Brian Roberts Sr., Mark Gleichauf, Mike Gleichauf, Fletcher Roberts, Justin Payne, Mike Motycka, Don Wieteki, Maxwell Wieteki, Brian Roberts Jr., Kyle Topping, Ryan Delong, Cliff Noble, Javid Edwards, Jayce Edwards, Chris Tubesing and Ryan Parrish.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made in Ali's memory to Donate Life America, 701 E Byrd St., 16th Floor, Richmond, VA 23219 or donatelife.net.
Phillips Funeral Home in Ironton is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences may be sent to phillipsfuneralhome.net.
Published on July 13, 2017
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