Granny Mary Wallace

July 1, 1925 - December 4, 2017
Granny Mary Wallace

Mary Elizabeth Malpass Wallace 92, of Delco passed away Monday December 4, 2017 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center.

Granny Mary was born in Columbus County on July 1, 1925 the daughter of the late Evie and Annie Mills Malpass. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 66 years Tom Wallace, and a daughter Elizabeth Sullivan, brothers Ashford and Lloyd Malpass.

Granny life’s joy was her faith, children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Surviving are a son Tommy Wallace and wife Marie, daughters Hazel Robinson and husband Donald, Priscilla Williamson and husband David, and Alice Peterson, 10 grandchildren Judi, Del, Joel, Gina, Allison, Becky, Jennifer, Jason, Cathy, and Mabane, and 19 Great-Grandchildren.

She was a life time member of Union Grove PFWB church where funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 PM Thursday December 7, 2017. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

The family will see friends Wednesday evening from 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM at the church.

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Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, 525 Village Road Leland, NC 28451 910-383-3511.

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  • December 06, 2017
    Bobbie Horrell Lilly says:
    A Wonderful women of God. Always faithful in her work for the Lord.

  • December 06, 2017
    nellie macon says:
    Mrs. Mary was a wonderful lady. She was my Sunday School teacher when I was small.. I still remember how I loved to go to Church to see her.

  • December 06, 2017
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  • December 10, 2017
    Dorothy Fowler says:
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Mrs Mary was a beautiful lady inside and out. She will be truly missed! Love and prayers to each and every family member.