Mrs. Pace was a member of the Hardin Church of Christ. She taught in the Marshall County School System.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dwight Bernard Pace; her parents, William Henry Gardner and Nannie Alice (Cress) Gardner and her brother, William Cress Gardner.
She is survived by her daughter, Carolyn (Pace) Johnson of Hardin; son, Douglas Dwight Pace of Washington D.C.; three granddaughters, and three great grandchildren.
Funeral services were held January 8, in the Chapel of the Collier Funeral Home in Benton.
Kent Sutherland and Charley Bazzell officiated.
Interment followed in the Pace Cemetery in Hardin.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Eastern European Mission -since 1961, EEM has been providing Bibles and Biblical literature in the languages of the nations of Eastern Europe - EEM, P.O. Box 670982, Dallas, TX 75367-0928.