Posted: Tue 3:28 PM, Jul 09, 2013
Funeral Home: McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home
Clarence (Joe) Wallace, 88,of Coal Run, OH died Monday
July 8, 2013,at Muskingum Valley Nursing Home in Beverly, OH.
He was born May 2, 1925 in Coal Run, son of Charles & Asia Hughes Wallace. He worked at Pete Ball's Garage in Lowell & Marietta Concrete. He served 3 yrs as a 3rd Class Gunners Mate in the U.S. Navy during WWII on the USS Cetus.
He married Mary Louise Delong in Greenup, KY on 6-3-1948. He is survived by Terry Joe Wallace & Larry (Cheryl) Wallace, Coal Run; Marlene (Rick) Hesson, Beverly, OH, Eight grandchildren, TJ II (Tammy) Wallace & Jeremiah (Heather) Wallace, of North Carolina; Jenny (Mike) Bishman & Larry II (Christal) Wallace, Beverly; Janelle (David) Way of Marietta; Ryan Wallace, Coal Run; Jeffrey Hesson, Virginia; Jessica (Matt Rickard) Hesson, Columbus, OH. 15 greatgrandchildren, several nieces & nephews. Two sisters, Lucy (Ralph) Barton, Coal Run and lona Fish, East Lake, OH.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife & siblings: Florence Gallagher, Nellie Roe, Ray, Roy, Elvin, Perley and Oliver Wallace.
There will be Memorial Graveside Services at Greenlawn Cemetery in Lowell on Thursday (July 11) at 3:30 p.m.