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Muriel Bertha (Rutledge) Wallace

July 10, 1930 ~ August 12, 2019 (age 89)

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Muriel Bertha Rutledge Wallace, 89, a native of Terrebonne Parish and  a resident of Houma, LA, passed away peacefully at 9:55 a.m. on Monday, August 12, 2019.

Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, August 24, 2019 at Greater New Salem Baptist Church, 818 Lafayette Street in Houma. Burial will follow in New Rising Sun Baptist Cemetery.

She is survived by her sons, Adrian Larry Wallace (Alice), Randy S. Wallace and Byron L. Wallace; daughters, Yolanda W. George (Milton), Glinis W. Terrell (Frankie) and Sonya N. Wallace; eleven grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren; three pets whom she loved dearly, Sampson, Princess and Chico; and a host of other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Adrian Lee Wallace (Slim); parents, Van, Sr. and Albertha Gaino Rutledge; brothers, Calvin and Van Rutledge, Jr.; sisters, Hester Mae Rutledge, Louise R. Smith, and Dorothy R. Davis.

Arrangements entrusted to Jones Funeral Home of Houma.

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Funeral Service
August 24, 2019

11:00 AM
Greater New Salem Baptist Church (Houma)
818 Lafayette Street
Houma, LA 70360

Interment following funeral service
August 24, 2019

New Rising Sun Baptist Cemetery
2301 St. Charles Street
Houma, LA 70360

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