Jackie Wallace, 76, of Amarillo, was called to his heavenly home on September 24, 2021 while surrounded by his family in Amarillo, Texas.
A Memorial celebration will be held on October 2, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Encounter Church Amarillo located at 200 Tascosa Rd, Amarillo, Texas, 79124. Family will receive visitors directly following the celebration at 7200 Brookfield Dr., Amarillo, Texas 79124. Arrangements are under the personal care of Lighthouse Funeral and Cremation Services of Amarillo.
He was born on October 6, 1944 in Wichita Falls, Texas to Elton Wallace and Rose Lee Wallace. He was a loving husband, father, grandpa, great-grandpa, son, brother, uncle, cousin and friend. He loved his family immensely and if you were a friend, you were family.
He was preceded in death by his Father, Elton Wallace; mother Rose Lee Bruton; brothers, Jerry Don Wallace, Danny Wallace and Jim Burnett.
Jackie is survived by his wife of 58 years, Karen; a sister, Betty Ann Mathis and husband Gary; two daughters, Debbie Jackson and husband Gary, and Wendy Slack and husband Landen, and close family friends, their “chosen-daughters,” Debora Smith and Alice Faye Watts; four grandsons, Dylan, and wife Lindsey, Lance, Shawn, and Bryan, and wife Jennifer; three granddaughters, Angela, and husband Doug, Brittany, and Sharayah, and husband Harley; nine great-grandchildren, Kooper, Finley, Maylee, Kaden, Cole, Douglas Jr. and wife, Tally, Katlyn, Lacie, Zachary, and joining us soon, Rayley. He is also survived by four great-great-grandchildren, Samuel, Cassia, Regan, and Zayla, as well as many cousins, nieces & nephews.