Donald D. Wallace

Published 3:55 pm Thursday, December 16, 2010

Donald Dewitt Wallace, 92, of Columbus died December 14, 2010. He was the son of the late William Ladson and Dovie Jane Monteith Wallace and husband of Marie Davis Wallace.

He was a U.S. Army Veteran of WWII and was on Omaha Beach and was a member of Emmanuel Baptist Church in Columbus.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Jerry Wallace (Charlene) of Columbus, Roger Wallace (Jane) of Arden, NC; David Wallace (Dori) of Columbus; Janice Elder (Tony) of Columbus; Glenn Wallace of Columbus, Julie Wallace of Arden, NC, and Annette Wallace of Columbus; grandchildren, Aaron, Rachel and Jessi Elder, Justin Wallace, Crystal (Garrett) McBrayer, Amanda and Jenny Wallace, Christopher (Elise) and Carly Wallace; great grandchildren, Greenlee and Leland McBrayer. He was predeceased by a son, George Donald Wallace.

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A memorial service will be held at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010 at Emmanuel Baptist Church.

Condolences may be left at

Petty Funeral Home & Crematory, Landrum.