Carrie Wallace Walpole
Carrie Wallace Walpole, 35, of Groves, passed away suddenly of a brain aneurism in Houston on Sunday, Nov. 27.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, Nov. 30, at St. Henry Catholic Church in Bridge City with Father Steven L. Leger officiating. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens.
A gathering of family and friends will be from 3:00 pm to 9:00 p.m. on Tuesday at Claybar Funeral Home in Bridge City. A Rosary will be recited at 6:30 p.m. by Dr. Deacon Chris Penning.
Carrie was born in Beaumont on April 23, 1976 to Randy and Ruth (Klein) Wallace. She graduated Bridge City High School in 1994, McNeese State University and received her Master’s Degree from Northeastern in Boston, MA. Carrie was a certified Behavior Analyst and loved working with children in this area with autism and other special needs. Carrie was a generous, loving person who even after passing away gave so much to others. She was an organ and tissue donor and because of her gift to others, she will live on forever.
She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Mildred Klein and is survived by her loving husband, Daryl Walpole; sons, Billy and Tommy Walpole all of Groves; parents, Randy and Ruth Wallace; grandparents, Glen and Juanita Wallace and Wilbur Klein and brother, Brad Wallace all of Bridge City.
She is also survived by her godmother, Peggy “Nan” Biddle and many aunts, uncles and cousins who all love and cherish her memory.
Serving as pallbearers will be Wes Biddle, Robert Biddle, Brad Wallace, Ron Chapmond, Miles Wallace and Joel Lack. Honorary pallbearers will be Alan Wallace, Sam Biddle, Glen Klein and Randal Klein.
Carrie’s family requests that memorial contributions be made in her name to LifeGift Southeast Region, 2510 Westridge Street, Houston, Texas, 77054 or to Southeast Texas Hospice, 912 W. Cherry, Orange, TX, 77630.