Auda Cathrine Wallen, 92, of Greenville passed away Thursday, July 6, 2017, at Harrison House of Greenville. Funeral service will be 2 p.m., Saturday, July 8, in the Coker-Mathews Funeral Home chapel with Rev. Royce Litchfield and Rev. Ryan Litchfield officiating. Interment will be in Memoryland Memorial Park. Visitation will be 1 p.m. until service time, Saturday.
Mrs. Wallen was born April 25, 1925, in Collin County, Texas. She was the daughter of Ike Buford Cripps and Dora Jewel Adams Cripps. She was a longtime employee of F.W. Woolworth and S.&H. Kress of Greenville. She was a member of Highland Terrace Baptist Church.
Survivors include her sons, Gary Wallen and wife Rita, Tommy Wallen and wife Lisa and Ray Wallen and wife Becky; grandchildren Amy Litchfield and husband Bryan, Debra Kilgore and husband Jeremy, Alan Wallen and wife Danna, Jason Wallen and wife Stacey and Nicholas Wallen; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren with another one on the way.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Linda Booth; son-in-law Tom Booth; her parents and 15 siblings.
Pallbearers will be Alan Wallen, Jason Wallen, Nicholas Wallen, Bryan Litchfield, Jeremy Kilgore, Tim Rosenthal, Cody Garrett and Klinton Kilgore.
Published on July 6, 2017