GLEN ROSE — Rickie Dewayne Wallace, 54, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 10, 2008, in Glen Rose.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. today at Wiley Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Squaw Creek Cemetery in Rainbow. Rickie was born Dec. 27, 1953, in Meridian, to Elma Wallace and Ida “Ikie” Manson Wallace. He served in the US Marine Corps during the Vietnam War. He was stationed in Okinawa and then Camp Pendleton, Calif. He lived most of his life in Glen Rose and loved to fish.

Survivors include mother, Ikie Branham and husband, Jimmy, of Glen Rose; daughter, Tamra Rich and husband, John, of Virginia; sisters, Beverly Wood and husband, Joel, of Glen Rose, Misty Yell and husband, Shane, of Louisiana; brothers, Mike Wallace and wife, Greta, of Glen Rose, Doug Wallace and wife, Krista, of Benbrook; several nieces and nephews; and dear friend, Gwenda Evartt.

Published Sept. 18, 2008

Glen Rose Reporter