Date of Birth

October 21, 1986
Fort Bragg, North Carolina

Date of Death

November 30, 2017
Decatur, Michigan

Jessica Lynn True (Wallace) was born Oct. 21, 1986, in Fort Bragg, N.C. She passed away suddenly at the age of 31 on Nov. 30, 2017, at her home in Decatur. She was the daughter of Theresa Colgren and Mark and Cheri Wallace.

She was a 2005 graduate of Lawrence High School.

A memorial celebration of life service to honor Jessica’s memory will take place at noon Wednesday, Dec. 6, at the Lawrence United Methodist Church. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the family. The Calvin Funeral Home, Hartford is assisting the family. Those wishing to leave condolences for the family may do so at

Jessica is survived by her children: Anthony Smith, Aiden Smith, Halie Wallace and Kyler True; mother, Theresa Colgren; father and step-mother, Mark (Cheri) Wallace; siblings: Clark Wallace, Trista (Chris) Kelly, Stephanie (Shane) Rowe, Cassandra Nelson, Richard (Kim) Bruens, Terry-Joe (Brandi) Bruens, Virginia Wallace and Mark Wallace, Jr.; three grandmothers: Jean Dziekanowski, Clara Wallace and Lorine Wheetley, and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

Jessica is preceded in death by a brother, Jeremy Dziekanowski; two grandfathers: Robert Wallace and Freddy Wheetley, Sr.; two great-grandmothers, Virginia Barham and Evelyn Wallace and a great-grandfather, Clark Wallace.

“Good Night, Sweet Heart”

5 Responses to Obituaries: Jessica Lynn True

  • Calvin Funeral Home says:

    Please post any condolences for Jessica Lynn True in the “Leave Your Condolences” comment section below. All e-mail contact information will be made private, but will be given to the family during the services. Our thoughts and prayers go to Jessica’s family during their time of grief.

  • Megan Stine says:

    I will keep your children and your family in my thoughts and prayers. I am so very sorry to hear this, R.I.P. So very much love sent to the little ones and the family.

  • Aerial Frank says:

    I am so incredibly sorry for your loss. You have my sincerest condolences. You are all in my prayers.

  • Sharon Crotser-Toy says:

    As a child, Jessica was a much loved and frequent visitor to the library where I worked. I am so sorry we’ve lost her, so young. Many, many thoughts and prayers to all of you! I was blessed to have known her!

  • Kay Turbeville says:

    So very sad sending condolences to the family.

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