Mrs. Fayrene Harden Wallace, age 83 of Mt. Pleasant and formerly of Colorado died Friday, February 15, 2019 at Focused Care Nursing Home in Linden.
Funeral services will be 11 am, Monday, February 18, 2019 under the Pavilion of Bogata Cemetery with burial in Bogata Cemetery under direction of Wood Funeral Home of Bogata. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services at the Wood Funeral Home, 414 N. Main Street, Bogata, TX 75417.
She was born Dec 24,1935 in Bogata the daughter of Robert McGill and Una Armstrong Harden. She made her life with her husband and three daughters in Allenspark, Colorado since the mid-sixties moving from Texas. She worked at the Estes Park School District and several lodges including St Malo and The Stanley. They returned to Northeast Texas to reside near family where she continued working at Waste Management and also enjoyed providing childcare for her local church and members of the community.
She is survived by three daughters Rosemary Donahue and husband Brian of Allenspark, Colorado, Rebecca Barron and husband Douglas of Marietta, Texas and Rhonda Turner and husband Ronnie of Ft Collins, Colorado; grandchildren, Sylvia Jenkins, Karis Harmon, Dusten Ingram, Kerry Ingram, Akia Turner; step-grandchildren Douglas Jr and James Allen Barron; 18 great grandchildren; three sisters Martha Cloyd, of The Colony, Glenda Brasher of Waxahachie and Sara Williams and husband Ronnie of Mt Pleasant and a brother Robert Harden of Sunnyvale,TX. She was preceded in death by her husband of 34 years, Horace Dean Wallace; her parents, a brother, Henry Harden and a sister Karen VanBuskirk.
The family suggests in lieu of flowers, memorials be directed to Focused Care at Linden Therapy Department, 1201 W Houston Street, Linden, TX 75563, in honor of the loving care provided Fayrene.