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In Memory of

Martha Nell Youngblood

September 24, 1922 - June 11, 2017

Obituary


YOUNGBLOOD, Martha Nell Wallace Martha Nell Wallace Youngblood was born on September 24, 1922, in Wheelock, Texas, to Hugh Henry and Verda Christine Wallace. She passed away in Dallas, Texas, on June 11, 2017. Martha grew up in Hearne, Texas, where she met and married William Clarence Youngblood. They were married for 62 years until his death on February 24, 2004. Together they had a beautiful daughter, Olivia Ann, who was the light of their lives. Martha was a woman of strong faith, a devoted wife and beloved mother. During Clarence's extended illness, Martha was...

YOUNGBLOOD, Martha Nell Wallace Martha Nell Wallace Youngblood was born on September 24, 1922, in Wheelock, Texas, to Hugh Henry and Verda Christine Wallace. She passed away in Dallas, Texas, on June 11, 2017. Martha grew up in Hearne, Texas, where she met and married William Clarence Youngblood. They were married for 62 years until his death on February 24, 2004. Together they had a beautiful daughter, Olivia Ann, who was the light of their lives. Martha was a woman of strong faith, a devoted wife and beloved mother. During Clarence's extended illness, Martha was a faithful caregiver who demonstrated great strength, devotion and enduring love. She was often described as one of the last true southern ladies because of the care and thoughtfulness she showed to all who knew her. Martha is preceded in death by her husband, William Clarence Youngblood, and brothers Zane Grey Wallace, Arnold Wallace and Billy John Wallace. She is survived by her daughter, Olivia Ann Youngblood, sister-in-law Elizabeth Wallace, niece Helen Elaine Frazier (Lex), and nephew Zane Edward Wallace (Virginia). The family would like to express their appreciation to all of Martha's doctors, friends and neighbors for their ongoing love and support. Dannel Funeral Home in Sherman Texas is handling the arrangements. The service celebrating Martha's life will be held at Sparkman-Hillcrest Funeral Home in Dallas, Texas, at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, June14, 2017. The family will host a reception at the funeral home at 11:00 am. The Rev. Neil G. Cazares-Thomas of the Cathedral of Hope in Dallas will officiate.