Edith L. Wallace
CHESTERTOWN — Edith Louise Wallace of Millington died on April 26, 2018, at Compass Regional Hospice in Centreville. She was 92.
Mrs. Wallace had lived in Chestertown Landing, Chestertown, for the last several years. Louise was born on a farm near Millington, the daughter of the late Norman “Dick” Wyatt and Martha Alexander Wyatt. Upon graduation from Millington High School, she worked briefly at the Millington ACME. She worked at Playtex in Dover, Del. for over 40 years, retiring as the senior editor in the ordering department.
“Miss Louise” was a volunteer for the Millington Volunteer Fire Company Ladies Auxiliary. She was an active life member of Asbury United Methodist Church in Millington, as well as a member of the church’s United Methodist Women’s Group. She was also a trustee of the church.
Mrs. Wallace enjoyed traveling, playing cards with friends and spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She also loved shopping and crocheting beautiful items for her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 58 years Robert S. Wallace and three sisters.
Mrs. Wallace is survived by two sons, Wyatt K. Wallace of Perryville and Stanley R. Wallace of Galena; five grandchildren; and 13 greatgrandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday April 30, at Fellows Family Funeral Home, Millington. Interment followed services in Asbury Cemetery in Millingon.
In lieu of flowers the family suggests contributions in her memory to the Asbury United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 187, Millington, MD 21651. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.fhnfuneralhome.com.