Dova Clata Passons Wallace
By Sparta Live | March 28, 2002 12:00 am
Dova Clata Passons Wallace, 97, of Sparta, passed way March 27, 2002, at Life Care Center of Sparta.
Wallace was born Sept. 25, 1904, in White County, to James Monroe Passons Sr. and Ida Ora Haston Passons.
She was an active member of First Presbyterian Church as well as Sparta Woman’s Club and Garden Club. Wallace was a homemaker.
Wallace was preceded in death by her husband, James Gordon Wallace Sr. and one son, James Gordon Wallace Jr.
Survivors include one son, Keith Monroe Wallace Sr. of Sparta; one daughter, Jane Rachel Robinson of Johnson City; one brother, Monroe Passons of Sparta; seven grandchildren, James Gordon Wallace III, Jan Minnick, Keith M. Wallace Jr., Julie Robinson, Lauren Neal, Scout Robinson and Brett Robinson; five great grandchildren, Caylin Elizabeth Neal, Melissa Minnear, James Gordon Wallace IV, Jordan Harris and Jenna Harris.
Services will be held at 11 a.m., March 29, 2002, at Hunter Funeral Home with burial in Highland Cemetery. Jonathan Angel will officiate.
Hunter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.