Mary Lou Vance Wallack, 92, of Monticello, passed away February 11, 2022, at her home in Monticello.

She was born August 18, 1929, in Collins, to the late John Davis Vance and Cora Sasser Vance.

Mrs. Wallack was the widow of Nathan Wallack. She was a retired bookkeeper, was of the Pentecostal faith, a member of The Eastern Star and loved writing poetry, doing family genealogy, traveling and collecting things.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was also preceded in death by two brothers, John Edward Vance and James Silas Vance; four sisters, Kathryn Butcho, Marie Gray, Ruby Ann Marter and Lewayne Hartness; two children, David Allwhite and Wanda Newton; grandchildren, James David Allwhite, Mary Claudette Gilchrist and Kenneth Ballinger; and great grandchildren, James Dylan Allwhite, and twins Jackson David McMickle and Mitchell Wayne McMickle, II.

She is survived by her two children, Mary Lee ”Lesa” Caine of Monticello and Harry ”Eddie” Albright and wife Helen of Newton Falls, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Teresa Culpepper, Paula Corbitt, Amy Meredith, Carol Ann Martin, Gerald Caine, Mary LuAnne McMickle and Paul James Albright; 31 great grandchildren and 11great-great grandchildren.

Graveside services will be held Monday, February 14 at 4 p.m. at Enon Cemetery with Rev. Bud Banks officiating. Visitation will be Monday from 1 p.m. until 3 p.m. at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home.