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James L. Wallace

January 11, 1942 February 1, 2018
James L. Wallace
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Obituary for James L. Wallace

James (Jim) Leroy Wallace, age 76, passed away at his home in Webb City, surrounded by his family on February 1, 2018. He was born in his hometown on January 11, 1942 to Myrtle Virginia (Miller) Wallace and Leonard Leroy Wallace. Jim graduated from Carterville High School in 1960 and joined the navel reserves. He served active duty in Pearl Harbor. On October 17, 1963 he married his high-school sweetheart Jean Louise Johnson. He spent most of his career as a land surveyor, retiring after 16 years of service as the Public Works Director for the City of Webb City.His favorite hobbies were fishing, golfing and going to Webb City High School football games. He is survived by his children Ron Wallace (wife Beckie) Brenda Phillips, Teresa Van Becelaere (husband Eric) and his sister Shirlene Osborne (husband Don). He has five grandchildren and 3 great grand-children.  Funeral services will be held on Monday, February 5, 2018 at 11:00 AM in the chapel of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.  The family will be present for a visitation on Monday from 10:00 AM until service time at the funeral home.  Burial will follow in Mount Hope Cemetery.  Services are under the direction of Simpson Funeral Home in Webb City.  Visit www.simpsonfh.com for online condolences.


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Visitation

Monday

5

Feb

10:00 AM 2/5/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 2/5/2018 11:00:00 AM
Simpson Funeral Home

400 W. Daugherty St.
Webb City, MO 64870

Simpson Funeral Home
400 W. Daugherty St. Webb City 64870 MO
United States

Service

Monday

5

Feb

11:00 AM 2/5/2018 11:00:00 AM
Simpson Funeral Home

400 W. Daugherty St.
Webb City, MO 64870

Simpson Funeral Home
400 W. Daugherty St. Webb City 64870 MO
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Mt. Hope Cemetery Final Resting Place

3700 North Rangeline
Webb City, MO 64870

3700 North Rangeline Webb City 64870 MO
United States

Memorial Contribution

Compassus Hospice

2650 East 32nd Street
Joplin, Missouri 64804
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