Obituary: Wallace Lee ‘Wally’ Devine, 74, Willisburg

Wallace Lee “Wally” Devine, 74, of Willisburg, died at 4:54 p.m., Friday, Nov. 29, 2019, at his home after an illness. He was a native of Washington County who was born July 26, 1945 to the late Roy H. and Frances Harlow Devine. He was a retired truck driver and a member of the Willisburg Christian Church.


Survivors include his wife, Diane Mattingly Devine; two daughters, Rhonda Nash (Wendall) of Bardstown and Paula Lear (Thomas) of Botland; one son, John Mark Devine (Jennifer) of Willisburg; one sister, Patsy Cocanougher of Lawrenceburg; three brothers, Bill Devine (Betty Sue) of Springfield, David Devine (Sue) and Steve Devine of Willisburg; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

The funeral is 8 p.m Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at the Carey & Son Funeral Home in Springfield with the Rev. John McDaniel officiating. Cremation will follow the funeral services with the cremains to be buried in the Evergreen Cemetery at Willisburg.

Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 1, 2019, at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to, St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

The Carey & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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