She was born Dec. 23, 1953, in Brazil, as the daughter of John M. and Olive Patlock Newton.
Patty received a Bachelor's and Master's degree in Christian Education from International Seminary of Plymouth, Fla.
She married Donald Wallace July 25, 1978.
Patty was instrumental in women's ministries in the Wabash Valley, and she was the Prayer Director at her home church, New Life Fellowship.
Patty was also the Wabash Valley Small Group Leader with her husband Donald for many years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John M. and Olive Patlock Newton.
She is survived by her husband Donald Wallace, brother Michael Newton and his wife Elizabeth, nephews Ashton and Justin, cousin Brenda West and her husband Speck, and other extended family.
Viewing will be 5-7 p.m., Tuesday, Jan. 24, at New Life Fellowship.
Funeral services will be 7 p.m., Tuesday, with Pastor Jeffrey Harpole officiating.
Burial services will be 11 a.m., Wednesday, at Calcutta Cemetery, Carbon.
Memorial contributions may be made to New Life Fellowship, 7849 Wabash Ave., Terre Haute, Ind., 47803.
Moore Funeral Home was chosen to provide funeral services.
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