Bessie Lee Kilgore Wallace, 86, died at a Chattanooga hospital Friday, July 15.
She was a member of the Chattanooga SDA and was preceded in death by her husband, John Wallace; son, William Wallace; and brother, James Kilgore.
Survivors include her daughter, Martha Hudson of South Pittsburg; four sons, Bobby Wallace of Jasper; John Wallace of Oak Ridge; Benny Wallace of South Pittsburg; and Kenneth Wallace of Trenton, Ga.; sisters, Ruth Smith of Ringgold; Sue Harvey of South Pittsburg; Lois Isbell, Nanny Grant, and Ruby Pursley of Dunlap; Marie Williams of Knoxville; brother Joe Kilgore of Cohutta, Ga.; eight grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held Monday at Ewton Funeral Home Chapel with elder Ralph LaFare and Bob Thompson officiating. Burial followed at Chapel Hill Cemetery.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) July 20, 2011