Funeral services for M.T. Pace Jr. will be held Sunday, Nov. 6, 2016 at 3 p.m. at Lakeview United Methodist Church in Minden. The family will receive friends immediately before the service at 2 p.m. at Lakeview United Methodist Church. Interment will follow at Gardens of Memory in Minden under the direction of Rose-Neath Funeral Home in Minden.

M.T. was born Jan. 25, 1927 in Grayson and entered into rest Nov. 1, 2016 in Minden. He lived his adult life in Minden and was a member of Lakeview United Methodist Church.

M.T. briefly attended college at Louisiana Tech in Ruston, before he was drafted into the US Army. He served as a Technical Sergeant during World War II in the 790th Railway Operating Company.

M.T. was preceded in death by both of his children, Lewis L. Pace and Sally Pace Cox.

M.T. is survived by his wife, Hilda Pace of Minden, granddaughter Amanda Pace Landry, husband, Marcus and their daughter, Ava of Baton Rouge and Matthew Pace of Michigan, wife Kristie and his three children, Bryce, Rowan and Addison Pace.

The family extends a special thanks to the staff of Town & Country Nursing Home and Regional Hospice.