January 22, 1942 - May 9, 2021
MCALLISTER, Mr. Freddie James - Age 79, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021 at McLaren-Flint. Family hour 10:30 AM Saturday, May 15, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing at 11:00 AM. Interment Flint Memorial Park, G-9506 North Dort Hwy., Mt. Morris, MI. Friends and pallbearers will assemble at the Funeral Home 10:30 AM Saturday. Mr. McAllister will lie in state in the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home and may be viewed from 12:00 PM-6:00 PM Friday. Mr. Freddie James McAllister was born on January 22, 1942 in Uvalda, GA to the parents of Ruby McMillon and Robert Lee, Sr. He was a graduate of the class of 1960 from Montgomery County High School in Mount Vernon, Georgia. He was united in holy matrimony on July 1, 1961, to Monnie Adams of Ailey, GA. During their 60 years of marriage, they were blessed with two daughters. In 1964 Freddie started a new journey and traveled to Flint, Michigan where he worked for General Motors Corporation for 42 years, providing for his family and making Flint their home. If you knew Freddie you knew he loved to fish, play cards, listen to the blues and being around his family and friends. His genuine concern for others was evident by the love he shared with them. To know him was to love him. He was a quiet, joyful, loving, caring, and hard-working man with a lot of soul, grace, and class. Mr. McAllister was a dedicated member of Bethel United Methodist Church in Flint, MI, where he was a Trustee, served on the Usher Board, the Security Ministry, participated in food and water giveaways, and anything else asked of him. Freddie was preceded in death by his father, Robert Lee, Sr.; mothers, Ruby McMillon and Chessie M. Lee; sisters, Eura Lee Tillman and Hazel Mae Williams; and brothers, Bobby McAllister, Sr. and Robert Lee, Jr. Freddie James McAllister departed his earthly vessel and entered into eternal peace on May 9, 2021, in Flint, MI. He leaves to cherish his fond memories: a loving, devoted wife, Monnie McAllister of Flint, MI; two beautiful daughters, Kathrina McAllister and Andrea McAllister-Crawford (Christopher Crawford), all of Lithonia, GA; four wonderful grandchildren, JaCori Telfair, Quinton, JaQuinn, and Jarron McAllister; three sisters, Evelena McAllister of Mount Vernon, GA, Alberta Lee of Flint, MI, and Grace Clark (JC Clark) of Stone Mountain, GA; one brother, John L. “Buck” McAllister of Decatur, GA; five great-grandchildren, Madison, Marlei, Kinsey, Charlie, and Abraham McAllister. Freddie had a heart of gold and he brought a smile to everyone that surrounded him.
MCALLISTER, Mr. Freddie James - Age 79, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021 at McLaren-Flint. Family hour 10:30 AM Saturday, May 15, 2021 from the Chapel of Lawrence E. Moon Funeral Home, 906 W. Flint Park Blvd., with funeral service commencing... View Obituary & Service Information
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