|Effie Elizabeth Wallis Lacy|
|Birth: ||Feb. 10, 1912|
|Death: ||Jan. 20, 2011|
Effie Elizabeth Wallis Lacy, 98, of Batesville died Thursday, Jan. 20, 2011, in a Batesville nursing home.
Born Feb. 10, 1912, in Big Flat, she was the daughter of Joseph Allen and Betty Wiley Wallis.
She was a homemaker and enjoyed collecting and selling old buttons, old jewelry, antique items, having yard sales and buying and selling collectibles at flea markets.
Survivors include a son, Ron Lawrence of Cherokee Village; a daughter, Jackie Wood of Jacksonville; eight grandchildren, Steven "Duke" Dunegan and Becky Moore, both of Batesville, Gilbert Moser and Sherry Goldsworthy, both of Jacksonville, Robert Bates, Joe Bates, Shannon Oswell and Lisa Blackwell, all of Selma, Ala.; and several great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, George Preston Lawrence; a son, Danny Lawrence; two daughters, Betty Jo Bates and Lois Dunegan; her parents; four brothers, Samson Wiley Wallis, Joseph Austin Wallis, George Lyman Wallis and Otho Wallis; and five sisters, Mary Sylvania Wallis, Sarah Dessie Bailey, Jane Bellezona Rorie, Ella Burrow and Jessie May Wallis.
Arrangements are by Willis Funeral Service in Batesville.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday.
-Batesville Guard, 21 Jan 2011
Joe A. Wallis (1873 - 1950)
Betty Wallis (1878 - 1958)
Created by: Patricia Heath
Record added: Jan 21, 2011
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