Celebrating the life of Leila Mae Scalf
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Leila Mae Scalf, 87, passed away Wednesday, January 25, 1995 at the Living Care Center in Irving, Texas. She was born August 21, 1907 at Merele, Texas, the daughter of Thomas and Sarah Davis. She married Walter Allen Acalf, January 10, 1926, at Matoy, Oklahoma. She was a long resident of the Roosevelt Community and was active in the Southside Baptist Church before moving to Altus. She then moved her membership to the Tabernacle Baptist Church.
Leila was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Walter Scalf; and a daughter, Lois Nordrum.
She is survived by seven children; Lillian McCormack of Mangum, Joyce Osburn of Grand Saline, Texas; Troy Scalf of Little Elm, Texas, Almeda Poe of Irving, Texas;,Leonard Scalf of Lampasses, Texas, Shirley Kimball of Sherman, Texas; and Bobbie Simmons of Dresden, Texas; one sister, sally Martin of Snook, Texas; twenty-six grandchildren; thirty five great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.
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