Edward Eugene Pace, 80, of Odessa, Texas, died Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013.

He was born June 11, 1933 in Harrisburg, Ark. to Ezra Cornelius Pace and Mamie May Baser.

He was preceded in death by his parents; nephew, Travis Pace; and son-in-law, Evan Allen Reeves.

He is survived by his wife, Norma Jean Pace of Odessa; children, Rose Mary Reeves of Cabot, Harold Eugene Pace of Bisbee, Ariz., Drucilla Kay Williams of Andrews, Texas, Teresa Cook of Buckner, Mo.; brothers, Phillip Pace and David Pace; sisters, Joyce Cox and Louise Richardson, all of Ark.; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

A memorial service was held Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013 at Odessa First Church of the Nazarene. Pastor Terry Pierce officiated.