Marie L. Wallace, age 81, of Mountain Home, Arkansas, passed away at Good Samaritan Village, Wednesday, March 6, 2013. She was born June 4, 1931 in the Bronx, New York, to Lana and Frank Cox. She moved to Chicago, Illinois in 1949 and married Joseph Wallace on May 7, 1950. She moved to Mountain Home in 1988 from Hoffman Estates, Illinois. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Peter the Fisherman Catholic Church. She enjoyed drawing, fishing, dancing and traveling. She is survived by a son: Richard Wallace and her life companion: Ken Kraft: both of Mountain Home. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; and a son: Joe Wallace, Jr. Funeral Services will be at 2:00 P.M. Friday, March 8, 2013 in the Roller Funeral Home Chapel with Deacon Robert Crawford officiating. The family will receive friends from 1:00 P.M. until service time. Entombment will be in Baxter Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Hospice of the Ozarks.