Adele R. Wallace, 75, of Elberfeld, IN entered rest on Tuesday December 23, 2008 at at Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Oakland City, IN.
She was born on November 27,
1933 in Brooklyn, New York to Joseph and Ruth( Lawn) Greensmith.
She graduated from ErasmusHigh
School in BrooklynN.Y. in 1951 and BrooklynHairAcademy in 1952.She worked
at N.Y. Bell as telephone operator and Sales Clerk at Sears and A&S in New York. And, she was
employed at Good Samaritan Nursing Home for 31 years as nurse’s aide.
She was a devoted member of McCulloughGroveBaptistChurch.
She was preceded in death by
her parents; a sister Joyce and stepson Bob.
She is survived by her husband
of 50 years Robert Wallace; sons, Richard Wallace of Newburgh, IN, Michael Quinones of Bronx. NY, Jim Wallace of
Indianapolis, IN; daughters, Karen Wallace of Petersburg, IN, Susan Riley and
Diane Butler of Princeton, IN; grandchildren, Michael, Chris Zach (Pedro)
Marcus, Bob, Stacey, Kelsey, Rachel, Shanel. DaMarie.great-grandson, Dillon; sister, Judy Greensmith
of Burlington, Vermont.
Funeral service will be Saturday
December 27, 2008 at at McCulloughGroveBaptistChurch in OaklandCity, with burial in OwensvilleCemetery in Owensville, IN, Rev. Kenneth S. Thomas will be officiating.
Visitation will be Friday at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel and from
11:00A.M until services Saturday at the Church.