Peterson Funeral Chapel


            William Allen Tyson, 72, of Republic, MO. passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2018 in Cox Medical Center South in Springfield.

            He was born to Thomas and Helen Tyson on May 11, 1945 in Monett, MO.

            Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Saunnie; two sons, Steve Tyson and wife, Peggy of Bryan, TX. and Chris Tyson of Branson, MO.; two brothers, Wayne and Rick Tyson of Mt. Vernon, MO.; three grandchildren, Kyle Tyson of Pleasant Hill, MO., Andrea Tyson of Independence, MO and Tyler Tyson of Springfield, MO.; one great-grandson, Kamden and his mother, Christine and several nieces, nephews and a host of friends.

            A celebration of life will be held Thursday February 8 from 5-8 p.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel.

            In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in the name of Al Tyson/LBD Association in care of the funeral home.