Dessie H. Wallace, a resident of Flint, Mich., daughter of the late J.F. Vincent and Jennie Riddle Vincent, was born on Nov. 7, 1911, at Bernie and died at Genesys Health Park in Grand Blanc Township, Mich., on Monday, Sept. 8, 2003, at the age of 91.
Mrs. Wallace was a homemaker, a member of the First Baptist church of Bernie and a former resident of Bernie.
She was united in marriage to Henry Franklin Wallace in 1931 at Paragould. Mr. Wallace preceded his wife in death on April 8, 1978.
Survivors include eight grandchildren and many great-grandchildren.
Besides her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one daughter, Virginia Whitson; two sons, Henry Gerald Wallace and Freddie Joe Wallace; and one granddaughter.
Visitation will be held from 1-4 p.m. Friday, Sept. 12, 2003, at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Bernie.
Funeral services will then be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, 2003, in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel in Bernie with Rev. Bill Garrett officiating.
Interment will follow in the Bernie Cemetery.