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The funeral for Rossie Wallace, 72, of 118 Daly Blvd., Mount Olive, was held Monday at 2 p.m. at New Jackson Tabernacle Church in Mount Olive. Pastor Roosevelt Herring conducted the service. Burial was in Oakview Cemetery.

Mrs. Wallace died Tuesday, Oct. 12, at Kitty Askins Hospice Center.

She is survived by her husband, Tim Wallace of the home; four sons, Alfred Washington, Ricky Wallace of New Haven, Conn., Johny Robinson of Dudley and Timothy Wallace of Miami, Fla.; nine daughters, Lorene Strong of Goldsboro, Doris J. Raynor, Clorinda W. Bell and Pamela D. Wallace of Mount Olive, Lynette Robinson of Baltimore, Md., Sandra R. Boyd of Springdale, Md., Patricia A. Bowman of Wilmington, Julie W. Oates of Willow Springs, and Rebecca M. McKinney of Smithfield; and 34 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren.

The viewing was held on Sunday from 3 until 7 p.m. at Garris Funeral Home.

Published in Obituaries on October 21, 2004 1:45 PM