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Deanna "Dee" Nell Wallace

April 7, 1943 - January 28, 2018

Deanna “Dee” Nell Wallace, 74, of Nacogdoches, Texas passed away on January 28, 2018 in Columbus, Texas.

She was born on April 7, 1943 to Clyde and Edith Virginia Collis Lacy in Blue Ridge, Texas. Dee and her brother Wilford Lacy came to live at an early age with her aunt and uncle, Ermon Newton and Nell Lacy Newton. Dee married William King Wallace on January 9, 1963 in Amarillo, Texas.

Dee lived in Nacogdoches and worked in retail sales for Bealls for over 30 years prior to retiring from Bealls.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William King Wallace, her parents, her brother, Wilford Lacy and her aunt and uncle, Ermon Newton and Nell Lacy Newton.

Dee is survived by her sister, Linda Newton Bowen and husband Ronald of Weimar, TX and their family (sons Chris Bowen and Cory Bowen; and grandchildren, Kai, Jaden, and Lindsey) and her sister-in-law, Sidney Myers and her family (children Sean Myers and wife Mary, and April Redmon and husband John; and grandchildren, Sarah, Cody, Braxton, Alexis, and Ashley).

Graveside services will be held on Saturday, February 3, 2018, 1:00 pm at Clayton-Bethel Cemetery in Clayton, Texas. Rev. John Bingham will be officiating.

Memorials are suggested to the charity of your choice. Online condolences can be given at www.hennekefuneralhome.com.


Deanna "Dee" Nell Wallace
April 7, 1943 - January 28, 2018



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