Funeral services for Lillian Fay Talley, 89, will be 10 a.m. Monday, May 22, 2017, in the Centennial Chapel of Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory conducted by the Reverends Donny Custar and Andy Rudd.  Burial will follow in the Lone Grove Cemetery.
The daughter of the late Jess C. and Maudie Bobo Wallace, Lillian was born November 10, 1927, in Lone Grove, Okla., and went to her heavenly home on May 19, 2017, in Denison, Texas.
She was a graduate of the class of 1946 at Ardmore High School and on June 8, she married Isaac V. Talley. He preceded her death May 6, 1991.
Lil and Ike left the small town of Ardmore and sought out jobs in the big city of Dallas. They both worked at LTV Aircraft until they retired. Lil was a parts listing specialist. She and Ike were sent to California to work offsite. It was top secret and they could not tell any of their family what they were working on. A Certificate of Appreciation was found that she was part of the Space Shuttle Program.  She also worked on the B-1 and B-2 Bombers, and the C-17 plane.
Lil loved music. She played the organ, and was music director at the Assembly of God Church they attended in Dallas. She loved to garden. She and Ike also loved to help everyone. She cared so much for her family and has taken some of them to share their home at various times.
In addition to her parents, Lil was preceded in death by her husband, Isaac; brother, Doug Wallace; and sister, Betty Jo Wallace
Survivors include her sisters, Shirley DeVille of Ardmore, Jean Crump of Dallas, Marylyn Rudd and husband, Jim of Ardmore; and her brother Jim Wallace and wife, Dean of Smyrna, Ga. She is also survived by her nieces and nephews, Alan and Andy Rudd, Dennis Boatright, Kevin, Dianne and Darrel DeVille, Mark and Jordan Wallace and several great-nieces and nephews.
Serving as bearers will be Alan Rudd, Blake Rudd, Darren Rudd, Doug Rudd, Max Morgan and Lavon Smith. Honorary bearers will be Dennis Boatright, Kevin DeVille, Travis Phillips and Joe Denney.
Services have been entrusted to Harvey-Douglas Funeral Home and Crematory, where condolences to the family may be sent online at