Luda Elder Wallace, 84, of Old Wilkesboro Road, Taylorsville, passed away Sunday, December 11, 2016 at her residence.
Mrs. Wallace was born April 25, 1932, in Alexander County, the daughter of the late John Partee Elder and Geleda Nancy Jolly Elder.
She was a seamstress at Carolina Glove and was a member of Salem Lutheran Church. When Luda was able, she was very active in her church. She loved tending to her garden and flowers. She enjoyed going to visit friends in the nursing home.
Including her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Raymond Wallace; five brothers, Marvel, Arvel, Herb, Fred and Jack Elder; three sisters, Katheryn Hubbard, Jana Cockrell, and Gladys Sigmon; and a niece, Robin Hubbard.
Those left to cherish her memory include two nieces, Nancy Hefner and husband Terry of Conover, and Mary Matheson and husband Neil of Taylorsville; two nephews, John Hubbard and wife Karen of Wilkesboro, and Luke Elder and wife Denise of Taylorsville; a great-niece and caregiver, Heather George and daughter, Aleiyah, of Taylorsville; a great-nephew and caregiver, Scott George and wife Toni of Taylorsville; and a number of great-nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be at 3 p.m., Thursday, December 15, 2016 at Salem Lutheran Church. Rev. Ray Ohlendorf will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
Memorials may be made to: Salem Lutheran Church, 4005 NC Hwy 16 N, Taylorsville, NC 28681.
Condolences may be sent to: www.adamsfunerals.com.
Adams Funeral Home and Cremation Services is honored to be serving the Wallace Family.