Shirley Delores Wallace, 72, passed away on October 1, 2021 at Ochsner Hospital as a result of “long term covid” complication.
A native of Baton Rouge and a 1967 graduate of Istroma High School. She became a resident of Denham Springs 1998. She worked for the State of Louisiana for 30 years, from which she retired, and worked for Louisiana Fund Raisers part-time for the last several years. She was an avid gardener producing both summer and fall vegetables that she shared with family and friends.
She is survived by her wife and long time partner and friend, Sue Chaisson; her father, Malcom Wallace, Bogue Chitto, MS; her sisters, Andrea Kay Wallace (Michael) Burgess, Irene Wallace (Barry) Aubin, Denham Springs; nephews, Jason (Nicole) Aubin, Central, Jason Burgess, Baton Rouge; niece, Renee Aubin (Michael) Taylor, Denham Springs; great-niece, Kylie Aubin; and great-nephews, Kayden, Taylor, and Bryce Aubin.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Inez Davis Wallace; grandparents; and numerous aunts and uncles.
The family would like to send a special thanks to the doctors and nurses at Ochsner Hospital for the care and attention provided to Shirley.
Services will be October 4, 2021 at Seale Funeral Home, Denham Springs, Louisiana. Visitation will be from 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm and the service to follow at 2:00 pm. Burial will be in Denham Springs Memorial Cemetery. Please share your condolences at www.sealefuneral.com.