September 5, 1997
VIOLA R. WALLACE
NEWPORT NEWS – Viola R. Wallace, 74, wife of the late Lloyd S. Wallace Sr., entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, Sept. 3, 1997, at York Convalescent Center in Yorktown. She was a longtime member of Colossian Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Rosetta Lewis.
She leaves to cherish her precious memories her daughter, Matilda Parker of Newport News; son, Lloyd S. Wallace Jr. of Hayes; sisters, Edna Delilah Smith and Marie Dammons; brothers, Cornelius Riddick and Marshall Riddick, all of Newport News; eight grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren; and a host of other loving relatives and caring friends.
A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 5, at Colossian Baptist Church with the Rev. Lloyd F. Williams officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery. Family and friends will assemble at 454 Richneck Road by noon on Friday. The casket will be placed in the church by 11 a.m. on Friday for viewing.
Professional services entrusted to the staff of Whiting’s Funeral Home, Williamsburg.