Funeral services for Gary L. Wallace, 66, was Oct. 10, 2005, in Ringwood with Bro. Jim Wallace & Bro. Clayton Wallace officiating. Burial followed at Square Cedar Cemetery with arrangements by Lanman Funeral Home, Inc. of Helena.
Gary L. Wallace was born in Aline to Charles and Bessie Reese Wallace on July 7, 1939, and died at home on Friday, Oct. 7, 2005.
He was raised in Aline and continued to live in the area his entire life. He was a minister of th Followers of Christ Church. As a retired carpenter Gary continued to serve his church. He was a faithful man who loved his family. He married Karen K. Gleason on Aug. 15, 1968 in Aline. Together, they have raised 16 children.
He is survived by his wife, Karen of the home; nine sons, Samuel Wallace and wife, Susan of Wellston, Bradley Wallace and wife, Christy of Aline, Blake Wallace of Meno, Adam Wallace and wife, Sherri of Fairview, Curtis Wallace and wife, Samantha of Aline, Chad Wallace of Aline, David Wallace of Aline, Rowland Wallace of Stillwater and Mark Wallace of the home; seven daughters, Pamela Chapman & husband, Shane of Fort Hood, TX, Ranetta Cunningham & husband Mickey of Enid, Kimberly (continued back to pg. 7) Fulford of Delhi, LA., Zandria Wallace of Oklahoma City, Charla Wallace, Monica Wallace & Anna-Marie Wallace of the home; 17 grandchildren; two brothers Jim Wallace of Aline & David Wallace of McLoud; one sister, Charlene Riggs of Enid as well as numerous nephews & nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents & three brothers.
Submitted by : Jean Whiteneck
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