Viola Mae “Sis” Bryant Wallace passed away at the age of 100 on April 25, 2012 at Peak Resources in Cherryville, NC. She was born March 26, 1912 a daughter of the late, John Clark and Maggie Frye Bryant.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her spouse, William Wallace; sons, William “Bill” Wallace, Jr. and Lloyd Wayne Wallace.
The deceased known as “MaMa” is survived by one brother, William Bryant (wife Henrietta); two daughters, Doris Steen of Florence, SC and Mildred Jacobs of Aberdeen, NC; two sons, Larry Wallace (wife Janet) of Raytown, MO and Jackie Wallace (wife Pam) of Stanley, NC; a daughter-in-law, Margaret Wallace of Matthews; 15 grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; and 7 great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted graveside Friday, April 27th at 4:00 pm at Richmond County Memorial Park with Rev. Frank McQuage officiating. The family will receive friends Friday, from 2:00 pm until 3:30 pm at Watson-King Funeral Home in Hamlet.
“MaMa” all of her life was special to so many. This truly was a life that mattered.
In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the American Heart Association Eastern NC, 3131 RDU Center Drive, Suite 100, Morrisville, NC 27560.
Online condolences may be made at www.watson-kingfuneralhome.com. Watson-King Funeral Home of Hamlet is serving the family.