US Air Force

Bobby Roy Wallace

November 7, 1944 ~ December 2, 2021 (age 77)

Obituary

BOBBY ROY WALLACE, 77 of Jasper, TN, passed away on Thursday, December 2, 2021.  Bobby was born on November 7, 1944, to John W. Wallace and Bessie Lee Kilgore Wallace.  He served his country in the United States Navy as a 3rd Class Petty Officer.  He later served in the United States Air Force as a Staff Sergeant.  Bobby loved hunting, fishing, and flying.     

He is preceded in death by parents, John W. Wallace and Bessie Lee Kilgore Wallace; brother, Benny Joe Wallace. 

Bobby leaves his memories to his wife of twenty-one years, Paula Jo Wood Wallace; sons, Charles Brian Wallace and Christopher Brent (Sue) Wallace; daughters, Angela Michelle (Patrick) Jonas and Jennifer Lee Rust; brother, John T. (Vickie) Wallace; sister, Martha (Jerry) Hudson; thirteen grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

The family will have visitation on Tuesday, December 7, 2021, from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm CST and Wednesday, December 8, 2021, from 9:00 am to 10:00 am at Tate Funeral Home.

The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, December 8, 2021, at 10:00 am CST in the Chapel of Tate Funeral Home with Pastor Roger Webb officiating the service.

Pallbearers are Ronnie Lewis, Harold Turner, Wayne Rollins, Donnie Custer, Chris Webb, and James Grant.  Honorary pallbearer is Bill Smith.

Interment will be held at Chattanooga National Cemetery in Chattanooga, TN.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to Tate Funeral Home, LLC., 950 Mel Dixon Lane, Jasper, TN  37347, 423-942-9500.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.tatefh.com.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
December 7, 2021

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Tate Funeral Home
950 Mel Dixon Lane
Jasper, TN 37347

Visitation
Wednesday
December 8, 2021

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
Tate Funeral Home
950 Mel Dixon Lane
Jasper, TN 37347

Funeral Service
Wednesday
December 8, 2021

10:00 AM
Tate Funeral Home
950 Mel Dixon Lane
Jasper, TN 37347

Interment following funeral service
Wednesday
December 8, 2021

Chattanooga National Cemetery
1200 Bailey Avenue
Chattanooga, TN 37404

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