Victoria - Wanda Smalley, 74, of Victoria, Texas, passed away on Friday, June 16, 2017. She was born on March 22, 1943 in Corpus Christi, Texas. Wanda was a loving “Ma” and “Meme”. She loved country opera, camping and baking with her great-granddaughter.
Wanda is survived by her children, Dewayne Smalley (Melissa), Rocky Smalley (Penny), Paulette Peerson (Shane), and Paul Smalley (Jackie); sister-in-law, Dorothy Cates; step-brother, Glen Placker; 8 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
Wanda was preceded in death by her husband, David Smalley; parents, Henry Placker and Billie Placker; step-sister, Becky Placker; half-brother, Thomas Richard Placker; brother, Jerry Sherrill.
The family will receive friends for a visitation on Monday, June 19, 2017 from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. at Grace Funeral Home, 2401 Houston Hwy.
Funeral Services will be held on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 10:00 A.M. at Grace Funeral Home with Larry Deyton and Lyman Mereness officiating. Interment will follow at Memorial Park Cemetery.
Condolences and memories can be shared online at www.gracefuneralhome.net. Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of Grace Funeral Home.