November 18th, 2012

Posted 2 years ago

By Miles Ramsay

 James E. “Jim” Wallace 
 1931-2012

 James E. “Jim” Wallace, 80, Easton, Missouri died Friday, 
 November 16, 2012 at his home.  
 He was born December 13, 1931 to John Andrew and Parolee 
 (White) Wallace in Clarksdale, Missouri.
 He married Norma Davis on August 4, 1951.
 Mr. Wallace served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War 
 in the 177th Construction Engineering Battalion.
 Jim was a self-employed carpet installer. He loved farming 
 and was an avid card player.
 He was a member of Clair United Methodist Church and the American Legion.
 He was preceded in death by his parents, John and Parolee Wallace; Stepfather, 
 Jim Muff; brother, Alton Wallace; and sister, Dorothy Elliott.
 Survivors: his wife, Norma Wallace, of the home; son, Kevin Wallace, St. Joseph; 
 daughter, Renee Hickman (Todd), St. Joseph; five grandchildren, 
 Jordan (Alexandra), Andrew and Lacie Wallace and Emily and Jarrett Hickman; 
 great-granddaughter, Maddox Wallace; and numerous nieces and nephews.
 Services:  10:00 A.M. Tuesday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory. Interment 
 Memorial Park Cemetery.  The family will receive friends 5:00 to 7:00 P.M. 
 Monday, Meierhoffer Funeral Home & Crematory.  The family suggests memorial 
 gifts to Clair United Methodist Church or Hands of Hope Hospice. Online guest 
 book and obituary at www.meierhoffer.com