Brenda Joyce Tackett Wallis, 70, of Little Rock, died Thursday, Jan. 2, 2014.

She was born Oct. 30, 1943 at Dardanelle to Lewis and Violet Morgan Tackett.

Her father, Louis Tackett; brother, Paul E. Tackett; and step-father, Idus Bullock, preceded her in death.

She is survived by her husband of 45 years, Jack Wallis; mother, Violet Morgan Tackett Bullock; sister, Norma Jones Bishop; nephews, Greg Jones and wife Elizabeth and Michael Wallis; and many great-nieces.

Services were held Sunday, Jan. 5 and officiated by Nick Hamilton; burial followed at Pinecrest Memorial Park.

Memorial donations may be made to Little Rock Community Mental Health Center, 4400 Shuffield Dr., Little Rock, AR 72205.

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