The News Courier in Athens, Alabama


February 22, 2014

James Wallace

James Laymon Wallace, 70, passed away Friday, Feb. 21, 2014, at Kindred Big Springs Nursing Home.

Mr. Wallace was born Sept. 6, 1943, to William Wallace and Sillar Stillman Wallace. He was a member of New Oakland Independent Baptist Church.

Services for Mr. Wallace are at 2 p.m. Monday, Feb. 24, at Limestone Chapel Funeral Home. Burial will be in New Oakland Cemetery with Dwight Raburn, Frankie Murphy and Anthony Anderson officiating.

Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23, at the funeral home.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Betty Wallace.

Survivors include his sons, Terry “Snuffy” Wallace and wife Becky, Timothy Wallace, William Wallace and wife Cassandra, and Jackie Wallace and wife Andrea; sisters, Annie Ruth Harris and Wanda Seiler; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; special little friends, Elizabeth Romine and Michael Tisdale.

Pallbearers are David Power, Jerry Moss, Shane Landers, Terry Wallace Jr., Johnathan Wallace and Jacob Wallace. Honorary pallbearers are Haley Wallace, Patty Wallace and Megan Wallace.

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