Linda Sue W. Pace was the sixth child born to George and Neille Wilson on May 24, 1947, in Paris, Texas. At an early age, her Christian foundation grew in abundance. Her family united with Allen Chapel Baptist Church, under the leadership of Dr. J.R. Allen. In later years, she then united with Pilgrim Rest Missionary Baptist Church, under the leadership of Dr. Curtis W. Wallace. Linda was immersed in Sunday School, Mission One, and the C.W. Wallace Choir at her time of fellowship. Linda loved to sing!
In 1963, she united in holy matrimony to Richard G. Pace, Sr.
Linda was a retired Insurance Adjuster at Rodney D. Young Insurance. She had a passion for sports and loved cooking. She was known for her candied yams.
Linda departed this earthly life on January 14, 2023. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Teresa L. Pace, one sister and five brothers. Linda leaves to cherish her memories: her devoted husband, Reverend Richard G. Pace, Sr.; her son, Richard G. Pace, Jr.; three sisters, Patricia Watts, Edith Pace (Chester Pace), and Deborah Lewis (Henry Lewis); one brother, George Wilson, Jr. (Millie Wilson); special friend, May “Domino Lady” Reed; one granddaughter, four grandsons, nine great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and relatives that loved her dearly.