Wallace Wolfe
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Wallace O. Wolfe, 83, of Metropolis, was born on July 4, 1930 in Richmond, Va. and passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2013 at Baptist Health Paducah.

Wally worked as a grocery salesman for 45 years before retiring. Over the years, he enjoyed the outdoors and especially his time spent camping.

He was a member of First Christian Church in Metropolis, where he ran the chair lift for those who needed the assistance.

Wally is survived by his wife of 61 years, Millie Wiseman Wolfe of Metropolis; one son, Steve Wolfe and wife Gayla of Hillerman; one daughter, Patti Gregory and husband Donny of Metropolis; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; one brother, Talmadge Wolfe and wife Shirley of Reevesville; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Talmadge and Alpha Wolfe; one brother, Wayne Wolfe; and one great-grandson, Lane Wolfe.

Funeral service was held Monday at Aikins-Farmer Funeral Home in Metropolis with Rev. Mike Duncan officiating. Burial followed at Metropolis Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to First Christian Church, 420 Catherine St., Metropolis, IL 62960.

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