Friday, November 2, 2007

Fern Velna Wallace

Fern Velna (Magoffin) Wallace, 86, wife, mother, grandmother and friend, passed away on Monday, Oct. 29, 2007.

Fern was born May 5, 1921, in Twin Falls to Sadie and Louie Magoffin and graduated from Twin Falls High School.

She met and married Bill Wallace when he worked for the Utah Construction Co. in Nevada. They spent the rest of their lives in southern Idaho farming and raising their family.

Fern is survived by her children, Jerry (Martha) Wallace, Bob (Lynda) Wallace, Delores Wallace Rezendes, Jim (Dee) Wallace and Mary Wallace (Dan) Shoemaker; her brother Clarence Magoffin of Richfield; 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild and many nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m., Friday, Nov. 2, 2007, at the Calvary Bible Church in Hailey with Rev. Ron Brown officiating. Interment will follow in the Bellevue Cemetery. Friends may call at the church one hour prior to services.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Blaine County Senior Center, Box 28, Hailey, ID 83333.

Arrangements are under the care of Wood River Chapel of Hailey, Idaho.

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