Grace M. Wallace, April 15, 1930-Oct. 30, 2011.
After a long and difficult battle with cancer, a long-time resident of Pine Island, Grace Wallace passed away on Sunday. She came to Pine Island in 1970 with her husband, John, from Tampa, Fla.
Grace sold bait shrimp every day from the bait house behind her St, James City home. Fisherman from near and far came to purchase bait from her.She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
Grace M. Wallace
Family was very important to Grace. She is survived by her siblings, Edwin and Cathy. She left behind two sons,John and Earl, both of St. James City. In addition, Grace had five grandchildren ranging in ages from 24 to 7: JJ, Joey, James, Kenny and Sharon. She was a proud great-grandmother to Riley, age 2.
Services to be held at Coral Ridge Funeral Home and Cemetery on Nov. 19, at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Hope Hospice.