1925-2016 Funeral Services for Marie Roll, 90, of Beaumont, Texas will be held Saturday, May 21, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Corrigan Funeral Home Chapel in Corrigan, Texas with Bro. Charlie Hodge officiating. Interment will follow in the Pine Grove Cemetery in Corrigan, Texas. Visitation will be held Saturday, May 21, 2016 from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. in the Corrigan Funeral Home Chapel. Marie went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 17, 2016. She was born in Richland, Texas on May 22, 1925 to Robert Richard Rich Smith and Helen Gladys Caraway. She grew up in Leggett, Texas and attended school there. She was an excellent student and basketball player. She met her late husband, R.H. Wallace Sr. in Leggett and they married in 1942. He went home to be with the Lord in 1971 and in 1976 she met and married T. O. Roll until his death in 2007. Marie was of the Protestant faith. She was a Sales Supervisor in lady's apparel for many years. Mrs. Roll enjoyed gardening and feeding the deer in late afternoon. To her nieces and nephews, she was known as Aunt Rea. She was a big supporter of the animal humane societies. Her son, R.H. Wallace Jr. said she was the World's Greatest Mom. She is preceded in death by her parents; husbands; brother: Robert James R.J. Smith; sisters: Ethel Parrish, Lydia Hudson and Callie Mae Smith. Marie is survived by her son and daughter-in-law: R.H. Wallace Jr and Jena of Keller, Texas; sisters: Ruby Perry of Corrigan, Texas; Henry Helen Stuckey of Grapeland Texas; grandchildren: Angela McMahan of Arlington, VA; Adon Wallace of Burnsville, NC; Tasha Agruso of Greensboro, NC; Laine Wallace of Keller, Texas; 7 great grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends who will miss her greatly. Friends who wish to make donations in her memory, may do so at humanesociety.org. Services are entrusted to Corrigan Funeral Home, Inc.
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Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on May 20, 2016