Cornelia Wallace


Age: 69


Summary: former first lady of Alabama who threw herself over Gov. George C. Wallace (d. 1998) when he was shot in a 1972 assassination attempt, whom the couple divorced in 1978 amid claims she had bugged his phone in the Governor's Mansion.



Cause of Death: Cancer


Born: January 28, 1939


Died: January 8, 2009


Location: Sebring, Florida