Nola Mae Wallace, age 80, of Marion, passed away at 1:55 p.m. on Saturday, November 28, 2020 at Heartland Regional Hospital.
Nola was born on February 25, 1940 in Royalton to the late Lois (Short) Rogers and Elbert Childers. She married Eugene Wallace on January 4, 1973 in Herrin, Illinois. He preceded her in death on April 6, 2000. She worked for the Marion Daily circulation department, The Southern Illinoisan Newspaper company, and Addus Healthcare as a caregiver. She was an avid Cubs Fan, GO CUBS GO!
Nola is survived by her children, Dewey Clemens of Marion, Illinois, Marty and Debbie (Clemens) Stevens of Buncombe, Illinois, Becky (Clemens) Fowler of Fort Walton Beach, Florida; grandchildren, Tiffany Stevens of Buncombe, Illinois, Tyler and Cassandra Stevens of Herrin, Illinois, Christopher Fowler of Fort Walton Beach, Florida, Shelby Fowler of Fort Walton Beach, Florida; great grandchildren, Dominic Stevens, Axton Stevens, Alex Pender, and Grayson Fowler.
She is preceded in death by her loving husband, Eugene; mother and stepfather, Lois and Elza Rogers; father, Elbert Childers and brother, Charles Childers.
Funeral services will be held at Blue Funeral Home Marion on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. with Reverend Don Colson officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery in Marion.
Visitation will be held at Blue Funeral Home Marion on Tuesday, December 1, 2020 from 12:00 p.m. until the time of service.
Due to health concerns related to the COVID-19 virus, those attending the service are asked to maintain social distancing guidelines and wear a face mask.
Blue Funeral Home in Marion is assisting the family with final arrangements.