Astella Florence's Story
Astella Florence Wallace, 86, of New Castle, formerly of Spring Lake, Florida, and Pulaski, died the afternoon of Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at her residence in Hickory Township, Lawrence County.
Born Dec. 17, 1931, in Greenville, a daughter of the late Lloyd Matthias and Georgia Slater Fox.
She married Charles Lewis Wallace and he preceded her in death.
Mrs. Wallace was Methodist and enjoyed crocheting and, most of all, her family.
She was also a wonderful caregiver.
Survivors include a daughter, Charlene McCoy; and four sons, Lawrence, James, Charles and Thomas Wallace. A sister, Leona Boyle of New Wilmington, also survives. A number of grandchildren and great-grandchildren complete her family.
Visitation will be from 9:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the Smith Funeral Home, 310 W. Neshannock Ave., New Wilmington.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Interment will follow at Neshannock Cemetery.
Published on August 24, 2017