On August 3, 2021, Roy Newton Wallace, 67, left us to be with the Lord. We are deeply saddened by his passing.

 

Born in 1953 to Betty and Newton Wallace, Roy was a man who did not believe in extravagances and chose a simpler life in his final years.  His was a personality that was  joyful and infectious to those who knew and loved him.  A devout Christian, he took great pleasure in sharing stories of how he came to know the Lord and tried to help others who also wanted to get closer to God.  During his marriage to Lynn Davis they welcomed their son, Randy Wallace to the world. 

 

Anyone who knew Roy was touched by his sharp wit, his smile that made you glad you saw it and his kind and unselfish spirit.  His life was filled with many trials but his Faith was his strength.  He passed with an open Bible by his side and we hope others find strength in that. 

 

He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Butler Wallace, father, Newton Wallace, brothers: Donald and David Wallace. 

 

He is survived by son Randy Wallace and his wife Amy, their children: Josh, Ethan and Carly, brothers: Johnny Wallace and his wife Gail, Billy Wallace and his wife Kathy, Chris Wallace and his wife Pam, a host of nieces and nephews, cousins, extended family and a variety of friends he considered family. 

 

Graveside services will be held at Beulah Baptist Church Cemetery, 3:00 PM, Saturday,  August 7, 2021.

 

Kennedy Funeral home is honored to serve the Wallace family.

 

Online condolences may be made at www.pinesfunerals.com  

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  1. Roy was a kind hearted person and always nice to me and was really good friends with my brother Stanley growing up. I stopped by to see him a few years back and so glad I did get to talk to him for just a little while. Thoughts, love and prayers for the family and friends. RIP Roy now I pray.

  2. Love and prayers for all of you. Roy would always speak to us wherever we saw him and always had a smile to share! ✝️🎶🙏

  3. Roy not long ago we talk to each other we talk about the lord he asked me to pray for him witch i did me and Roy go way back rest in peace my good friend till we meet again wait by the river for me ill be there

  4. We have some good memories of Roy was fun to be around growing up Our Thoughts and prayers for friends and family

  5. Roy has been a life long Friend we went to school together. Sorry for his loss , may the good memories carry on .

  6. Randy, Johnny, Billy, Chris and family,

    Kim and I are so grieved for you all in your loss of Roy. Such a loving Christian man. He greatly impacted me at a time in my life. I will always appreciate his Christian walk and witness to me. I loved him. May God cradle you all in His loving arms now and in the days to come. We love you all . Bruce and KIm Williams

  7. Always thought a lot of Roy and all of his family.
    Was always welcome in their home.
    He will he missed, but thankful to know we will see him again one day.
    Prayers for all the family.

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