Inetta Jean Wallace, 71, a lifelong resident of Gary, IN, passed away suddenly at home on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Ms. Wallace enjoyed a long career as a nurse. She worked in both Indiana and Illinois. Her passion was taking care of others.Her parents, Earlie Mae Wallace and Maggie Gates Wallace, and her sister Evelyn Marie Wallace Robinson preceded her in death. She is survived by her only child, Tasha Lanette Wallace and her nieces, Marie Evelyn Robinson of South Bend, IN and Lyletta Kai Robinson of Chicago, IL.