IOTA~ Our hearts are heavy as we have lost a loving husband, father, grandfather and friend, Clinton R. Wallace in the comfort of his home with loving family by his side. He was 87. A Celebration of Life will be celebrated at 10:00 am on Friday, February 05, 2016 at Ardoin's Funeral Home of Iota. Burial will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery with son-in-law, Dwayne Dietz officiating.
Clinton was a man who loved spending time with his family and enjoyed his grandkids. He will be missed dearly by all who knew and loved him especially his loving wife of 68 years, Joyce C. Wallace of Iota; his six children, Rayford Wallace and wife, Thas and Robert Wallace and wife, Marcha all of Evangeline, Cecil Wallace and wife, Rosa Gale of Poteet, TX, Paul Wallace and wife, Sue of Iota, Connie Schexnayder and husband, Pat of Egan and Karen Dietz and husband, Kevin Dwayne of Iota. He was blessed with sixteen grandchildren, thirty five great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Reaf and Ruby Adams Wallace; six siblings and one great grandchild.
Carrying Clinton to his resting place are his six grandsons, Cecil Wallace, Jr., Clinton Reif Wallace, Coby Wallace, Barrett Schexnayder, Trevor Schexnayder and Kason Dietz.
The family would like to thank Dr. Brian Wilder, Joan Douget and La Hospice & Palliative Care for the compassionate care. A very special thanks is expressed to Riley and Juley Perry, Glenn and Nancy Pousson for all the years of love and support.
At the request of the family, visitation will be held at Ardoin's Funeral Home in Iota on Thursday, February 4th from 3:00 pm until 9:00 pm and again on Friday, February 5th from 8:00 am until time of services.