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Joseph Baldwin Wallace

  • Born: 11 May 1895
  • Died: 2 Nov 1966 at age 71
  • Buried: Gorham Town Cemetery, Joyce, Winn, LA

bullet  Noted events in his life were:

Obituary, 1966. Funeral services for Joseph B. Wallace, 71, were held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday in the chapel of Hixson Brothers Funeral Home of Winnfield by Dr. W. L. Holcomb. Burial was in Gorham Cemetery at Joyce.

Wallace, a retired jeweler, died at 9 a.m. Wednesday, November 2, 1966 at his residence after a lengthy illness. He was a native of Farmerville and a member of the First Baptist Church of Winnfield.

Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Clara White Wallace of Winnfield; three sons, Phillip and Ted Wallace, both of Penns Grove, N.J., and Vernon Wallace of Winnfield; three daughters, Mrs. Lillie W. Carter and Mrs. Julia Ann Godek, both of Penns Grove, and Mrs. Geneva Kusnir of Port Arthur, Texas; and seven grandchildren.

Three brothers, Sidney B. Wallace, Mose Wallace, and Melvin Wallace, all of Ruston, two sisters, Miss Pinky Wallace, Farmerville, and Mrs. Bessie Hargrove of Shreveport also survive.

Pallbearers were Jimmy Shumake, Travis Holston, Joe Holston, Sonny White, Melvin James, and Huey White.

Published in The Winn Parish Enterprise News-American, November 10, 1966

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