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William W. Wallace, Jr., 80, of Newberry, died March 24, 2021 at his residence.

Born February 2, 1941 in Chester, he was a son of the late William Wallace and Marie Edith Gregory Wallace. He was a graduate of the University of South Carolina, a retired Banker, and retired as a Master Sergeant with the South Carolina National Guard. He was a member of the Pomaria Ruritan Club and a former Scout Master. Bo was an avid hunter and fisherman. He loved spending time on the river canoeing with his son and helping him  with his farm endeavors.

He is survived by his wife, Dr. Sally Wallace; a son, William W Wallace, III of Asheville, NC; a step-daughter, Resa C. Davis and her husband Mike of Irmo; a brother, Bobby Wallace of Hartsville; a sister-in-law, Martha Ann McCleave Wallace; his mother-in-law, Carrie Lee McSwain Pritchard of Chapin; a granddaughter, Willow Canyon Wallace of Asheville, NC; one niece; two nephews; and a number of great nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one daughter, Camlin Faris Wallace.

A graveside service with Military Honors will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, March 31, 2021 in Rosemont Cemetery by Rev. Randall Derrick. The family will receive friends following the service. Memorials may be made to St. Jude's Children's Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis,TN 38105.

Honorary pall bearers include Carold Wicker, Charles Williford, Dale Williford, Rick Roberts, and members of the Pomaria Ruritan Club.

Those in attendance are asked to wear masks and follow Covid-19 guidelines.





#8 Bill Franklin 2021-03-29 08:32
Condolences to Sally & family. Bill
#7 TARA D MADRAY 2021-03-29 08:17
Mrs. Sally, Resa and family,
I am sorry for your loss I always loved Mr. Bo and enjoyed my talks with him. May god bless you and keep you close during this difficult time.
#6 Willie Morris 2021-03-27 11:22
Sally and Family, We are heartbroken to hear of Bo’s passing. I enjoyed working with Bo in banking for six years. He was a gentleman and a very good friend. You are in our thoughts and prayers! God bless you during this most difficult time. Love and Peace, Willie and Andy
#5 Rhonda Lindler 2021-03-26 13:11
We are so sorry for you loss. Bo was always such a joy to be around. We always enjoyed his visits in the the shop.You will be in our thoughts and prayers.
Betty Dominick and Rhonda Lindler
#4 Cynthia Downs 2021-03-26 13:01
Sally and Family,
I just saw Bo’s obituary on this site... i am so sorry and ask that you accept my deepest sympathy. I pray that the Lord will comfort you.
Cynthia Downs
#3 Neel McSwain 2021-03-26 11:42
Sally, Resa, and Little Bo,

My Family is saddened at the loss of Bo. He was truly a great man and a joy to be around. I appreciate how good he was to me growing up and more especially how caring he was to my parents in their waning years. He earned our deepest respect and we all loved him dearly. Please know that the McSwain family has you all in our hearts.


Neel McSwain & Family
Marietta, GA
#2 Diane Metts 2021-03-25 18:01
Sally & family,
I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Please know that I have each of you in my prayers and thoughts today and in the days to come. Cherish your memories, be proud of the legacy he has left to all. May God wrap His arms of love around you, giving you comfort and strength.
Diane Madray Metts
#1 Frank Partridge 2021-03-25 17:36
So sorry to hear that Bo had passed away. You are in my thoughts and prayers. Please accept my deepest sympathy. I will be thinking about you.