Dale Wallace of Valley Mills passed away suddenly and unexpectedly Saturday morning, July 30, 2022, in Valley Mills at the age of 63. Visitation will be 6 to 8 P.M. Monday, August 8, 2022, in the Chapel of Grace Gardens Funeral Home, 8220 Woodway Dr. The funeral service will be 10:00 A.M. Tuesday, August 9, 2022 in the Chapel of Grace Gardens Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Oakwood Cemetery with Masonic Honors under the auspices of Crawford Lodge # 585.
Dale was born May 22,1959 at Hillcrest Hospital. He married Vicky Smith in 1980. She preceded in death September 30, 2011. He started his work life for Louie Englander at Englander Container and worked there for 28 years, ending as the owner of Baxter Hearing Specialists the last 20 years.
Dale was preceded in death by Vicky Wallace, step father Tommy Spillar, grandparents Luther and Claudie Pursley, Mary Lou and Billy Peterson, and Valerie Smith.
Dale is survived by fiancé Debbie Spradlin, her children Chase Baxter & Nichole Carnes(Kyle) and their children Bailee and Jadyn, his mother Nelta Spillar, brothers Mark and Michael Wallace, nephew Brandon Johnson(Marium), niece Melanie(Johnny) and their children Lucas and Hayden, his Father and Mother-in-law, Bill and Ruth Smith, brothers-in-law Dave Mullen and Steve Smith(Becky), nephews Colton Smith, Jacob Smith(Hannah) and their daughter Lauren, niece Audra Smith and fiancé Mike. Also, many cousins and many many friends.
Dale will be greatly missed by so many friends and family. He never met a stranger and always made you smile. His legacy will live on forever. Gone but never forgotten.