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J.W. Wallis

Jan 22 1925 - Jun 29 2004

J. W. Wallis, age 79, of Garland, Texas passed away June 29, 2004, in Garland. He was born January 22, 1925, in Farmersville, Texas to Louie James and Willie Mae (Mansfield) Wallis. On June 16, 1950, he married Eva Luella Lorance in Dallas, Texas. He served in the U.S. Army. Mr. Wallis was a welder and a member of the Emanuel Baptist Church in Garland. He is lovingly survived by his children: Sherry Muir, Sandi Shultz, Kathie Jones, Jim Wallis, Tim Wallis and Sonia Yoakum; 8 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren; and sisters, Faye Dotson and Jenny Mae Nix. He was preceded in death by his wife, Luella Wallis; parents; and brother, Earl Ray Wallis. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, July 1, 2004, in the Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Chapel with Rev. Mark Ballard officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 6:00-8:00 p.m., Wednesday at Turrentine-Jackson-Morrow Funeral Home.
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