Funeral service for Charles Wallace, 78, of 1264 Jackson Street Barnwell, SC were held 1:00 p.m. Friday, September 18, 2020 at Allendale Communitu Funeral Home with Reverend Wayne Bennet officiating.
Deacon Charles Wallace, son of the late Ben and Rosa Lee Wallace was born on September 5, 1942 in Allendale County, South Carolina. He entered into eternal rest on September 10, 2020 at his home in Barnwell, South Carolina.
After high school, Charles moved to New York City where he worked for the United States Postal Service for 30 years. He became a member of Mount Hope Baptist Church in the 90’s and with his constant dedication to God, he later became a deacon.
Everyone who knew Charles, knew his love for family, hunting, current events and most importantly, God. After being diagnosed with heart failure, Charles continued to fight and proved to be a fighter we all knew him to be.
He was preceded in death by his siblings: Lily Mae Green, Jerry Wallace, George Wallace, Dorrie Lee Wallace and Rosa Mae; and his in-laws: Willie Dorch and Ethel Farmer.
Charles is survived by his wife of 56 loving years, Mary Wallace; his children: Jerome Wallace of Somerset, NJ, Darrin Wallace of New York, NY, Sandra Harley of Pahokee, FL, Melvin (Darlene) Pinkney of Lake Worth, FL, Rodney (Tyisha) Evans of Florence, SC and Kendell (Taniya) Wallace of New York, NY; his three siblings: Lugenia Wallace, Dorothy Wallace and Mary Aiken; he was dearly loved by his in-laws: Katherine Allen, Juanita Dorch, Rosa Mae Thomas, Annie McBride, and Annette White; and a host of grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, and other loving relatives and caring friends.
Visitation will be held on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at the funeral home from 5-8 p.m.
You are welcome to view the services for Mr. Wallace on Facebook live by going to Allendale Community Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m on Friday, September 18, 2020.
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