Ione Crowell Wall
July 21, 1926 – December 26, 2018
Ione Crowell Wall, 92, passed away Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at Magnolia Place in New Albany. She was born July 21, 1926 in McEwen, TN to Winston Nathaniel Crowell and Myrtle Gooding Crowell. After her mother passed, she was raised in Spring Hill Children’s Home in Spring Hill, TN and was in foster care in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank Yates, Sr. in Nashville, TN.
She was a retired bookkeeper for Wall Meat Processing. She was a member of New Albany Church of Christ. She enjoyed art, cake decorating, gardening and volunteering at church. She loved to take care of her family.
Funeral services will be at 2:00p.m. Friday, December 28, 2018 at United Funeral Service with Mike King and Johnny Burkhart officiating. Burial will be at Vista Memorial Park. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.
She is survived by one daughter, Marilyn Wall Chittom (Larry); two sons, James Abston “Jim” Wall, Jr. (Diana) and Randall “Randy” Jackson Wall (Christy); two sisters, Judy Lee and Nancy McDougal (Larry); seven grandchildren: Ryan Wall, Landon Wall, Thomas Wall, Erin Wall Goff (Luke), Michelle Pannell Bell (Chris), Robin Pannell Kopejtka and Valerie Pannell Johnson; and eight great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, James Abston Wall, Sr. and a sister, Virginia Cravens.
Pallbearers will be James Ryan Wall, John Landon Wall, Thomas Randall Wall, Jordan Christopher Bell, Luke Leander Goff and Tucker Bradley Johnson. Honorary pallbearers will be Carter William Bell, Jake Kopejtka and Jim Kopejtka.
Visitation will be on Thursday, December 27, 2018 from 5:00p.m. till 8:00p.m. at the funeral home.
The family request memorials be made to LeBonheur Children’s Hospital, 848 Adams Ave., Memphis,TN 38103 or to Maywood Christian Camp, 700 Maywood Camp Road, Hamilton, AL 35570.