BEAVER DAM, Ky. — Larry O’Neal Wallace, 78, of Beaver Dam, passed away Saturday, Aug. 3, 2019, at his residence. He was born Feb. 28, 1941, in Beaver Dam, to the late Richard and Lillian Wilson Wallace.
Larry enjoyed woodworking and fishing and was a self-employed carpenter.
Aside from his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Vonnie Gilstrap Wallace, and three brothers, Gilbert Wallace, J.R. Wallace and Arvin Wallace.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory five children, Teresa (Roger) Melton, of Beaver Dam, Karen (Roy) Haven, of Castation Springs, Tennessee, Anita (Dan) Clouse, of Cynthiana, Kentucky, Larry (Wendy) Wallace, of Evansville, Indiana, and Stephen (Jessica) Wallace, of Beaver Dam; and four siblings, Lois Buck, of Beechmont, Kentucky, Harold (Sue) Wallace, O.D. Wallace, and Norman (Patsy) Wallace, all of Beaver Dam. Larry was blessed with 10 grandchildren, Jonathan (Suzanne) Wallace, Joshua Melton, Matthew Clouse, Simon (Brittany) Clouse, Jacob Haven, Dakota Wallace, Shyanna Wallace, Tyanna Wallace, Hayden Wallace and Kaleb Wallace, and three great-grandchildren, Preston and Henry Wallace, and Peyton Clouse.
Memorial Services will be held at 12 p.m. Monday, Aug. 5, at McHenry Baptist Church, 75 Highway 1245, McHenry, KY 42354, with Bro. Brent Howard officiating. Arrangements have been entrusted to the care of William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam.
Online messages of condolence may be left for the family of Larry O’Neal Wallace by visiting his memorial tribute at www.danksfuneralhome.com.