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Lura Gray Wallace

Obituary
  • "You are with God and you are blessed forever"
    - Linda McDaniel
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Lura Gray Wallace

Lura was born in Los Angeles on October 1, 1926 and passed away suddenly June 23, 2013 at her home at New Horizons where she coordinated events. She attended Dorsey H.S. and UCLA. As a Fulbright Scholar, she studied in Rome and will long be remembered by thousands of students of Latin at Gardena High School from 1952 to 1991. Lura was very active in the National Junior Classical League, California Classical League, Phi Mu Sorority, the Christian Science Church of Torrance and Retired Teachers Assoc. of LAUSD. She leaves two children, Larry Gray, Linda McDaniel and three grandchildren. Viewing and a DVD presentation will be at Rice Mortuary, 5310 Torrance Blvd., Torrance CA 90503, (310-792-7599) from 9:00am - 12:00pm, Monday, July 1. Graveside service is at 1:30 p.m. at Rose Hills in Whittier. Please sign the guestbook at the Daily Breeze website: www.dailybreeze.com/obits Lura has been the chairman of the scholarship committee for JCL. At this time, donations are being sought for a scholarship to be presented in Lura's memory at the JCL Convention in Las Vegas in July. Make checks payable to National Junior Classical League or you may wish to contribute to Phi Mu Sorority in care of Becky by contacting her atram548@aol.com. Please sign the guestbook
at www.dailybreeze.com/obits.
Published in Daily Breeze on June 29, 2013
Funeral Home
Rice Mortuary
5310 Torrance Blvd Torrance, CA 90503
(310) 792-7599
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