10/10/04 — JAMES B. WALLACE

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The funeral for retired Air Force Master Sgt. James "Jim" Burr Wallace, 56, of 718 Arrow Point Drive, will be held Tuesday at 10 a.m. at the First Assembly of God. Pastors Ralph Painter and Terry Gainer will officiate. Interment will be in Wayne Memorial Park.

Mr. Wallace died Thursday at Wayne Memorial Hospital.

A native of Olean, N.Y., he was the son of the late Harold Burr and Ruth Holmes Wallace. He had been employed with Goldsboro Iron and Metal Company since May 1988. He was a member and deacon at First Assembly of God, where he was a server of Holy Communion, was a member of the choir and the Men's Ministry, worked with the Royal Rangers, and served as a lightening and sound technician.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy Wallace; two daughters, Amy Lynn Summerlin and husband, Steven, of Dudley and Michele Marie Hendricks and husband, Kevin, of Pikeville; four brothers, David Harold Wallace of Mallala, Ore., Jonathan Mark Wallace of Pensacola, Fla., Daniel Eugene Wallace of Phoenix, Ariz., and Joel Ira Wallace of Los Angeles, Calif.; one sister, Dorothy Helen Lehman of Phoenix, Ariz.; and six grandchildren, Jeffrey, Kristina, Victoria, Elizabeth, Breanna and Christopher.

The family will receive friends tonight from 7 until 8:30 at Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro, and other times at the residence.

Flowers are welcome, or memorial contributions may be directed to First Assembly of God Children's Ministry, 3000 Summit Road, Goldsboro, N.C., 27534.

On-line condolences may be sent to howellfh@earthlink.net


Revised on Monday, October 11, 2004

Published in Obituaries on October 10, 2004 10:01 AM