Prince Wallace Sr.

Prince Wallace Sr. 

May 25, 1936 – June 2, 2020

Prince A. Wallace Sr. of Halifax County passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 2, 2020, at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center in North Carolina at the age of 84. He was born May 27, 1936. He was the son of late William and Elnora Wallace.

Mr. Wallace worked at Craddock and Terry in Halifax in his early years and then moved on to work with various trucking companies and eventually retired from Mason Day Excavating. He enjoyed WWE wrestling (Woooo!!! Rick Flare was his favorite) along with various outdoor activities including NASCAR racing, baseball, softball and definitely fishing. He coached Dixie Youth baseball in Halifax County for years when the kids played at Halifax Elementary School.

Prince is survived by his wife, Annie Wallace of Halifax; his children, Prince Wallace Jr. and wife Janice of Halifax, Felicia Wallace of Roxboro, North Carolina, Amy Campbell and husband Buddy of Cluster Springs and Gary Wallace and wife Crystal of Boykins; his grandchildren, Brandy Wallace, Jason Wallace and Sarah Martin (husband Cody), Trey Woody and Ariel Woody Palmer (husband Kevon), Cathy Campbell, Cedric Arrington, Ashlee Wallace; his brothers, Hagood Wallace of Bryceville, Florida, Lewis Wallace (wife Mary) of Deatsville, Alabama; his sister, Ruth Spencer and husband Thedford of Bassett; step grandchildren Chase Campbell, Chad Campbell, Casey Campbell, and Kimberly Williams.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, June 6, 2020, at 2 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with Pastor Daniel Thomas officiating. The service will be live-streamed via Powell Funeral Home’s Facebook page.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home and other times at the home of Buddy and Amy Campbell at 1045 Leigh McKay Trail, South Boston. (Outside setting)

For memorials, consider American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 15829, Arlington, VA 22215 or Alzheimer’s Association, P.O. Box 96011, Washington, DC 20090-6011.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, South Boston.