Tommy Wallace

Published 2:44 pm Thursday, July 13, 2017

Tommy Lee Wallace, 87, passed away on July 11, 2017, at Resthaven Living Center.

He was a resident of Bogalusa and member of Main Street Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Emma C. Wallace of Bogalusa; two sons, Gary Wallace of South Carolina, and Jim Wallace of Slidell; one daughter, Kimberly Wallace of Bogalusa; one sister, Pauline Patterson of Baton Rouge; eight grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his sons, Tommy Joe Wallace and Greg Wallace; one daughter, Debbie Hoyt; parents, Walter and Sally Wallace; brothers, L. E. Wallace and N. Z. Wallace; one sister, Agnes Thigpen; and a grandson, Tommy Joe Wallace Jr.

Visitation will be held in the chapel of Brown-McGehee Funeral Home on Saturday, July 15, from 10 a.m. until time for services in the chapel at 2 p.m. Cremation will follow. The Rev. Patrick Magee will officiate.

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