Richard Elon Wallace
Richard Elon Wallace
  • January 12, 1952 - July 9, 2017
  • Harvest, Alabama

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Richard E. Wallace, Sr., 65, passed away peacefully Sunday morning at Huntsville Hospital. Mr. Wallace was preceded in death by his parents, Kenneth and Madge Balch Wallace; and a sister, “JL” Culwell.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife, Teresa C. Wallace of Harvest; two sisters, Janet Wallace and Cindy Carter of Harvest; his brother, Bill Wallace (Nancy) of Harvest; his three sons, Richard Wallace, Jr., Billy Wallace, Christopher Wallace; daughter, Adrienne Titus (Derek) of Madison; 22 grandchildren, five great grandchildren; a host of nieces and nephews; and numerous other relatives and friends.

“Dickey”, as most people called him, loved life and family. He was a proud veteran of the US Army having served a tour in Vietnam. Most of his working career his served his community as a proud Huntsville Firefighter, and was highly decorated for it. He was a long time member of Wooley Springs Baptist Church and a faithful Christian man. Dickey Wallace was dearly loved and will be greatly missed by all who knew him!

You may visit with the family on Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Valhalla Funeral Home from 12:00pm until 2:00pm. There will be a funeral service conducted by Rev. Tony Boyles commencing at 2:00pm in Valhalla’s chapel. The interment, with honors, will immediately follow in the Veterans section of Valhalla Memory Gardens. Please sign his guest registry at