Phyllis Myers Wallace, 82, formerly of Pine Hill, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, May 30, 2009 at Hospice Family Care in Tucson, Ariz. She was born December 18, 1926 in Margaretville.
Phyllis married John “Jack” T. Wallace on November 1, 1952.
She worked for several years with her husband at the John Wallace Insurance Agency in Pine Hill. Upon Jack’s retirement and after selling their business, Phyllis worked in insurance for Willis Marks Insurance Agency in Margaretville.
After retiring, she joined her husband in Tucson, Ariz. where she took up golf, joined the nearby golf club, and made many new friends.
Phyllis enjoyed knitting; many were lucky recipients of her beautiful sweaters, bowling, cooking, baking with her granddaughter Shannon, playing the slots in Las Vegas and spending time with her family and friends.
Surviving are a sister, Doris Myers Cariot of Margaretville; sister-in-law, Pat Wallace Kotas of Baldensville; daughters, Susan Grigsby of Tucson, Ariz., Kathy Nichoson of Harpswell, Maine; son, Dan Wallace of Idaho Falls, Idaho and grandchildren, Shannon and Robert Grigsby of Tucson, Ariz.
She was predeceased by her husband Jack.