The funeral was Nov. 26 at Hawkins Funeral Home in Bridgeport with Bro. John Miller officiating. Pallbearers were Louie Winters, Jamie Wallace, Shad Wallace, Carl Tackett Jr., Glenn Davis Jr. and Frank Ferrira.
James was born Feb. 2, 1939, to Andrew and Bessie (Huckabee) Wallace. He married Maudie Agnus Kirby Dec. 24, 1956, in Weatherford. James served his country in the United States Army.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his son, James Edward Wallace Jr.; and brother Carol Wallace.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Maudie Wallace of Springtown; son Andrew Daniel Wallace and wife, Trina, of Mansfield; daughter Pamela Sue Davis and husband, Glenn, of Springtown; grandchildren Shannell, Louie, Carl, Andrew Jr., Shad, Janie, Glenn Jr., Amanda, Tanner, Lauren, Fayte and Jessie James; 19 great-grandchildren; brother John Hennery Wallace of Fort Worth; sisters Rosie Pollard and Betty Morrow, both of Chico; other family members and a host of friends.