Morris Tinley Wallace
Warner Robins – Morris Tinley Wallace, 91, entered into rest on Sunday, December 23, 2012.
Mr. Wallace was born on June 21, 1921 in Rutledge, to the late Alva Vassa Wallace, Sr. and Pearl Tinley Wallace. With pride and honor, he served his country in the United States Army Air Corps during World War II. When Mr. Wallace returned from his duty in the military, he worked for his family’s business, Wallace Groceries and General Store. A popular gathering spot during the winter time for the small town of Rutledge, the townspeople would fellowship around the wood stove in the store to keep warm and tell stories. Morris was a member of Rutledge United Methodist Church and will be remembered as a loving family man.
His memory will forever be treasured by his brother, Alva Vassa Wallace, Jr. (Rose) of Clearwater, Florida.
A private inurnment will be held at a later date in Rutledge Cemetery in Rutledge.
Go to www.mcculloughfh.com to sign the Online Registry for the family. McCullough Funeral Home and Crematory has charge of arrangements.
Printed in the January 10, 2013 edition