Mafa Jean Wallace

Mafa Jean Wallace, 74, of Cecilia, died Saturday May 4, 2013, at North Hardin Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was a native of Grayson County.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Roscoe and Pauline Duvall Blanton; a granddaughter, Saman-tha Jo Goodman; and a sister, Sharon Mancill.

She is survived by her son, Lowell Downs of Ce-cilia; four daughters, Novella (Darrell) Goodman of Cecilia, Beverly (Phillip) Kuykendall of Ashley, Ind., Roberta (Mickey) Thomas of Auburn, Ind., and Barbara Martin of Elizabethtown; four sisters, Joan Estep and Frankie Saltsman, both of Radcliff, Judy Voge and Grace Ivy; five brothers, Pat Blanton of Anneta, Roscoe Blanton Jr. of Vine Grove, Dwayne Blanton of White Mills and Ricky Blanton and Gary Lee Blanton, both of Florida; eight grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and a very special sister-in-law, Shirley Blanton, who was truly an angel to many.

Cremation was chosen by the family.

Services will be private.

Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown is in charge of arrangements.

Funeral Home

Brown Funeral Home
306 College Street Elizabethtown, KY 42701
(270) 765-2737
Published in The News-Enterprise on May 7, 2013