Martha Ann Wilson Wallace, 68, of Benton went to be with the Lord on May 14. She was born May 26, 1943 in Malvern.
Martha was a graduate of the Bauxite Class of 1963. She was retired from State of Arkansas Department of Human Services after 31 years, and was a member of Trinity Baptist Church.
Martha was preceded in death by her parents, Mable and Lee Wilson; and a brother, Don Wilson.
She is survived by her son, Jack Wallace Jr. of Benton; a brother, Bill Wilson of Benton; three sisters, Helen Oâ€™Kelley of Bauxite, Mary Lee Whitmire of Bauxite and Diana Goins of Benton; seven nephews and six nieces.
Funeral service is scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, May 17, at Trinity Baptist Church with the Rev. Mike Titsworth officiating. Burial will follow at McPherson Cemetery in Sardis.
Pallbearers are Danny Reed, Jimmy Oâ€™Kelley, Clint Oâ€™Kelley, Joe Bradshaw, Reed Yates, and John Paul Propst.Â
Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 16, at Ashby Funeral Home.
Family and friends will gather at 221 Princeton St. in Benton.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Trinity Baptist Church Building Fund, 702 Church St., Benton, AR 72015.
Online guest book: ashbyfuneralhome.comÂ
Family comments: The family gives special thanks to Dr. Brad Baltz and his nursing staff and to Dr. John Brizzolara.Â