Lula Pauline Wallace, 83, of Raytown, Missouri was born, July 5, 1934 in Ozark County, Missouri, the daughter of Doin Vernie and Lela Uldena (Scott) Watson. She departed this life, Friday, May 11, 2018 at her daughter’s home in Pleasant Hill, Missouri.
Pauline was a 1952 Gainesville, Missouri high school graduate.
In December 1952, she was united in marriage to Lexie Sterlin Wallace in Mountain Home, Arkansas; they later divorced.
Pauline was employed as an Assembly Line Worker for Western Electric in Lee’s Summit. She had also co-owned and operated Club 82 in Osceola, Missouri, and was a hostess at the Copper Kettle in Raytown. She enjoyed square dancing, browsing antique shops, collecting antique glassware, and lots and lots of Longaberger baskets. She liked to read, enjoyed her home, and loved spending time with family.
Pauline was preceded in death by her parents and two siblings, Alice and Maggie Lou.
She is survived by her son, Lexie (and Elizabeth) Wallace of Raytown; two daughters, Pamela (and Ralph) Smith of Overland Park, Kansas, and Nelita (and Steve) Greufe of Pleasant Hill; 8 grandchildren, David (and Jennifer) Jones of Overland Park, Bethany (and Bill) Smith of Platte City, Missouri, Daniel (and Katherine) Webster of Alexandria, Virginia, Blake Greufe and Brett Greufe, both of Pleasant Hill, Clint Wallace of Kansas City, Missouri, Candyss (and Ross) Camarda of Grain Valley, Missouri, and John (and Kate) Smith of Kansas City, Missouri; 10 great grandchildren, Christian Jones, Elyse Jones, Annabelle Jones, Hudson Jones, Liberty Smith, Justice Smith, Emily Camarda, Jane Camarda, Celia Camarda, and Ian Smith; three brothers, Delmas Watson of Noble, Missouri, Darrel (and Gina) Watson of Nottinghill, Missouri, and H.B. (and Carol) Watson of Lee’s Summit, Missouri; three sisters, Lorine Huitt of Leavenworth, Evelyn Evans of Squires, Missouri, and Jenice (and Johnny) Pollock of Blum, Texas; other relatives and friends.
Funeral services were held at Wednesday, May 16, 2018, at the funeral home. Interment was in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Casket bearers were Blake Greufe, Brett Greufe Christian Jones, David Jones, Clint Wallace, and Daniel Webster.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Crossroads Hospice and may be sent in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences maybe sent to the family at www.stanleydickeyfuneralhome.com
Arrangements: Stanley-Dickey Funeral Home, 203 N. Armstrong, Pleasant Hill, Missouri 64080 (816) 540-5550
Crossroads Hospice Charitable Foundation
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