2009-01-31 / Obituaries

Rozella Mae Wallace

Rozella Mae Wallace, 73, passed away Monday, Jan. 27, 2009, at Fairfield Medical Center.

Rozella was born April 22, 1935, in New Salem, to the late Russell Lee and Lana Frances Young Wallace. Rozella was a member of United Methodist Church in New Salem.

Rozella is survived by her brothers; John A. Wallace of Guam, Alva L. (Judy) Wallace of Thornville and Henry L. (Elly) Wallace of Lancaster; sisters, Lettie M. (Robert) Quick of Pleasantville and Frances Darlene Bailey of Baltimore; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Russell and Lana Wallace; brother, Russell E. "Gene" Wallace; and sisters, Precilla Erwin and Elizabeth A. "Sis" Mowery.

Services will take place at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Johnson-Smith Funeral Home, 207 S. Main St., Baltimore, with Pastor Roger McElfresh officiating. Burial will follow in the New Salem Cemetery.

Friends and family may visit from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

The family would like to say a special thank you to a lifelong friend, Shelby Hieatt of Baltimore.

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