Allyson Rene Randall
October 7, 1968 - February 6, 2014
Allyson Rene Randall, beloved daughter of Fred and Karen Randall, was taken from us on Feb. 6, 2014. Rene was born Oct. 7, 1968 in Phoenix, Ariz.
She grew up in Pine and attended Pine Elementary School and Payson High School where she excelled in 4-H horsemanship, gymkhanas, volleyball and basketball and graduated in the top 10 percent of her class. She received her cosmetology training from Allure School of Cosmetology and worked as a hair stylist at Jayes at the Hilton in Mesa for several years before becoming an owner/partner in the Wild Pear, a highly successful boutique in Tempe.
Rene wowed many of her friends with her beautiful flower arrangements and home landscaping. Her backyard became a sanctuary for unwanted or injured turtles, rabbits, chickens and her rescued dog, Bear.
Her radiant smile and compassion for children and all animals will never be forgotten by her family and many friends that loved her so very much.
Rene is survived by her best friend and partner, Bill Coking; her parents, Fred and Karen Randall; brother and sister-in-law Reese and Shelley Randall; three nephews — Kyle, Chance and Clay and a niece — McKenzie. A celebration of Rene’s life will be at the home of Robert and Sally Randall at 3770 Cemetery Road in Pine, Ariz. at 11 a.m., Saturday, Feb. 22, 2014.
Arrangements through the care of Messinger Payson Funeral Home.