Monday, January 23, 2012

Mary Paulette Pace

Mrs. Mary Paulette Pace, 69, died Monday, January 23, 2012, at Oktibbeha County Hospital in Starkville, MS. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, January 25th, at 2:00 P.M., at Porter Funeral Home. Interment will be in Murphy Creek Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Porter Funeral Home. Mrs. Pace was born June 20, 1942, in Oak Grove, Louisiana. She was in insurance sales with Liberty National Life Insurance Company. She was a member of Gum Branch Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marion Pace; her parents, Lillie Pearl Hickman and Wess Madden; a son, Jay Peterson; a granddaughter, Raigyn Calhoun; and 4 sisters and 3 brothers. She is survived by her daughters, Cindy Ann Horton, Lillie Kay Williams, Suette Peterson McCleer, and Shawna Howard, all of Louisville; two sisters, Lorene Hickman of Bastrop, LA, and Miriam Chain of Livingston, TX; three brothers, James Sullivan of Oak Grove, LA, Tom Wesley Madden of Harden, TX, and John Madden of Louisville, 8 grandchildren, and 7 great grandchildren . Pallbearers are Michael Ray Carter, William Roy Hickman, Tommy Ray Madden, Ray Dale Waller, Keith Parker, and Mark Roberson.