Adams announces the passing of Mrs. Wilma Katherine Scott Wallace, 99, who transitioned on Monday, July 27, 2020 at her residence surrounded by her loving family.
Adams announces the graveside service for Mrs. Wilma Katherine Scott Wallace which will be held 10:00 A.M., Friday, July 31, 2020.
Viewing will be held from 12 P.M. - 2 P.M., Thursday, July 30, 2020 at the funeral home via our drive-thru.
Wilma Scott Wallace, 97 years old made her transition Monday, July 27, 2020 answering the call from earthly labors to heavenly rest.
Wilma was joined in holy matrimony to Edward William Wallace who preceded her in death. She was one of nine children born to the late Rev. Watkins and Viola Scott. She is survived by two sisters Mamie Moore of Savannah and Veronica Daniels of Louisville, KY. Seven siblings preceded her in death: Jerome, (Rev.) Willie, Theodore, James, Selephlee Brown, Melrose Hagins, and Twila Orr.
Wilma continued her devotion to God, uniting with the congregation of St. Paul Missionary Baptist Church after moving to Savannah. She sang in the choir, a member of the Viola Scott Circle and served diligently on the Hospitality Committee until her health failed.
Sister Wallace was a Past Matron of Electa Chapter #1 Order of Eastern Star - PH, and Past Grand Assistant Youth Directress for the Jurisdiction of GA, Past District Matron of the 1st District, Past Illustrious Commandress of Omar Court #91, and Past Deputy of the Oasis of Savannah.
She leaves precious memories to four children, Chief Aluko (Omilani) of Miami, Gwendolyn Robertson, Eddie Lee Marsh (James) and Alisa Lewis (Kelvin) of Sunbury. Nine Grandchildren, 19 Great Grandchildren, and 3 Great-Great Grand Children. A beloved nephew and niece, Wilbur ( Kitty) Mincey of Victorville, CA, and Anita Cutter (Vernell) of Savannah, special friend Anna Mae Hood, special niece Lucy Palmer (John), caring neighbors Wilmotine Ellis (Chester), and other relatives and friends.
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