Shawna Lynn Wallace-Watson, 35

Shawna Lynn Wallace-Watson, 35, of Wabash, died at 10:20 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016, at her home.

She was born May 15, 1980, in Wabash.  She was raised by Gene Fox and Kathleen and Loren Rife.

Shawna was a 1999 graduate of North Miami High School. She enjoyed watching her sons wrestle, riding Harley's, loved music, and plants. She attended The Lord's Table Church in Wabash and was involved with Shop with a Cop. 

She is survived by her longtime companion, James Watson of Wabash; two sons, Jace Edward Watson and Jaylen Allen Watson, both of Wabash; mother and stepfather Kathleen Kay and Loren D. Rife, both of Wabash; grandparents, Dick (Donna) Wallace of Wabash, and Vi Miller of Urbana; two sisters, Betha (Travis) Wallace-Rader of Peru, and Carrie Fox of Wabash; parents-in-law, Mark Watson of Lincolnville, and Sherry "Sheila" (Lyle) Lawson of Wabash;  two sisters-in-law, Christina (Bob) Martin Huddleston of Wabash, and Lisa Williams of Ohio; several nieces and nephews, Justice Rader, Jordan Rader, Jarett Faust, Trever Shake, Levi Hall, Ethan  Hall, Angela Williams, Ronnie Williams, Brittany Williams, Shannon  Williams, James Rose, and Misty Rose and several aunts, uncles, and cousins. 

She was preceded in death by her father, Gene Harvey Fox, grandfather, Wilbur Miller, aunt, Sally Wallace Little, and sister-in-law, Rosalee Rose.

Funeral services will be 3 p.m., Friday, Feb. 19, 2016, at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Ave., Wabash, with Roxanne Mann officiating.  Burial will be in Friends Cemetery, Wabash.  Friends may call 1:30 - 3 p.m., Friday at the funeral home.

Preferred memorial is to Jace and Jaylen Watson Trust.

The memorial guest book for Shawna may be signed at


Posted on 2016 Feb 16