06/15/08 — DALTON C. WALLACE

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Dec. 2, 1997-June 12, 2008

Dalton Chase Wallace, 10, went to be with his Lord after a courageous battle on June 12 at Duke University Medical Center. Born in Wayne County, he was the son of Randy and Stephanie Wallace. He was a student at Rosewood Elementary School, a member of the Highest Praise Tabernacle Church and was a member of the Royal Rangers at church. He was a member of the Carolina Fury, where he played power wheelchair hockey. He was also an Honorary Marine at Cherry Point Air Station.

A service to celebrate Dalton's life will be held Monday, June 16, at 7 p.m. at the Highest Praise Tabernacle Church with Dr. Glenn Mills officiating.

In addition to his parents, Randy and Stephanie, Dalton is survived by a sister, Zhoie Wallace of the home; a brother, Kamdin Wallace of the home; his maternal grandparents, Peggy and Scott Barry of Calypso, N.C., John and Davette Toppings of Aynor, S.C.; his paternal grandparents, Julia Pate of Goldsboro, David Wallace of Goldsboro; his maternal great grandparents, Bob and Lisalotta Toppings of Aynor, S.C., and Karen Porter of Rolla, Mo.; his paternal great-grandparents, Arthur Lee and Adelle Wallace of Goldsboro.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be made to the Dalton Wallace Memorial Fund, c/o Broadcasting Hope, 2581 U.S. Hwy. 70 W., Goldsboro, N.C. 27530.

"We will never forget his red hair and the dimples created by his wonderful, never ending smile. He was an inspiration to all he touched through his courageous battles with all his diseases."

Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory of Goldsboro is serving the family and online condolences can be sent through www.shu mate-faulk.com.


Published in Obituaries on June 15, 2008 12:28 PM