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Mary (Crumes) Wallace

September 5, 1924 ~ September 18, 2020 (age 96)

Obituary

Mary Crumes Wallace, 96 of Utica, Kentucky passed away on Friday, September 18, 2020 at Signature Healthcare of Hartford. She was born on September 5, 1924 in Olaton, Kentucky the daughter of the late Charles W. and Dora E. Faught Crumes. Mrs. Wallace was a member of Sugar Grove Baptist Church in Masonville and was retired from General Electric. She was a prolific quilter and was a needlepoint master. She had a green thumb for plants and animals; having over 50 varieties of wildflowers in her garden and small dogs always at her feet or in her lap.

Aside from her parents, Mrs. Wallace was preceded in death by her husband of nearly 69 years, Ernie M. Wallace; son, Charles L. “Von” Wallace; brother, Pete Crumes; sister, Anna Belle Crumes and sister-in-law, Jewel Geary Crumes.

She leaves behind to cherish many memories, her son, Vic (Rene`) Wallace of Utica; a grandson, Ben (Caroline) Wallace and two great-granddaughters, MaryEllen and Lily Kate and two nieces, Charlotte (Glindale) Snodgrass and Jan (Dickie) House and two nephews, David (Sandy) Crumes and Jerry (Venita) Crumes.

Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 PM Wednesday, September 23, 2020 at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky with Rev. Lealin Geary and Rev. Allen Shouse officiating. Burial will follow in Sunnyside Cemetery in Beaver Dam, Kentucky. Friends may visit with Mrs. Wallace’s family from 10 AM until the time of the service Wednesday at the funeral home.

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
September 23, 2020

10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Funeral Service
Wednesday
September 23, 2020

1:00 PM
William L. Danks Funeral Home
222 N. Lafayette Street - P.O. Box 407
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
September 23, 2020

Sunnyside Cemetery
Hwy 62 East
Beaver Dam, KY 42320

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