Wallace, Loraine E. Loraine Elizabeth was born in Shreveport, La. to James and Herrise Farmer. Educated in Shreveport and Dallas, She continued her education at El Centro and Cedar Valley Colleges. Loraine retired from the Dallas County Adult Probation Department. She was a faithful member of RIVERSIDE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH, uniting over 5 decades ago, under the auspices of the late Rev. Ambrose H. Haggerty. Sis. Wallace was an ardent worker in the Lord's church. She was the organizer of the Starlight Band, taught the Junior Girls Sunday School Class, worked with the Junior Choir, and was instrumental in organizing the first Junior Usher Board. Sis. Wallace also, served 13 years as the General Mission President, where she started the Jail Ministry and the feeding of the Homeless at the Austin Street Shelter. VISITATION Today, 2PM - 8PM LOTT'S MORTUARY CELEBRATION OF LIFE Saturday, 11AM RIVERSIDE MISSIONARY BAPTIST CHURCH 3132 Lagow Street Those who await seeing her again: sweet, loving, caring, most precious daughter, Kim Anderson; 2 grandsons, Medwin Anderson and Marcus Cheatham; niece, Lottie Hughes; 1 great-niece; 1 great-great niece; 1 great-great nephew; cousins; 1 favorite cousin, Rubensteen Carson; godson, Melvin Cheatham; other loving family members and freinds.
Published in Dallas Morning News on Dec. 28, 2012