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Annie B. Wallace

SoVaNow.com / June 29, 2020

Annie B. Wallace, 80, of Halifax County, died Thursday, June 25, 2020 at Berry Hill Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, South Boston. She was born March 21, 1940, daughter of late Richard T. Barksdale and Irene Tanksley Barksdale and he was married to the late Prince A. Wallace Sr. for 60 years.

Mrs. Wallace was of the Baptist faith and she worked at Tultex Corporation and Daystrom Furniture Manufacturing in her early years and later retired from Burlington Industries, Halifax. She will be remembered by many for her love of softball and bowling, her love of music and dancing with her husband, spending time in her garden and canning vegetables.

Ms. Wallace is survived by her children, Prince Wallace Jr. and wife Janice of Halifax, Felicia Wallace of Roxboro, N.C., Amy Campbell and husband Buddy of Cluster Springs and Gary Wallace and wife Crystal of Boykins; her grandchildren, Brandy Wallace, Jason Wallace, Sarah Martin (husband Cody), Trey Woody and Ariel Woody Palmer (husband Kevon), Cathy Campbell, Cedric Arrington and Ashlee Wallace; step-grandchildren, Chase Campbell, Chad Campbell, Casey Campbell and Kimberly Williams.

She was preceded in death by her brothers Lacy Barksdale, Hula Barksdale and Clifton Barksdale and sisters Nadine Ford, Helen Robertson and Lelia Weatherford.

Memorial services were held Sunday, June 28, at 3 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home with Pastor Daniel Thomas officiating.

The family received friends one hour prior to service at Powell Funeral Home and other times at the home of Buddy and Amy Campbell, 1045 Leigh McKay Trail, South Boston.

Memorials may be directed to Halifax County Cancer Association, P.O. Box 1891, Halifax, VA 24558.

Online condolences may be directed to http://www.powellfuneralinc.com.

Arrangements by Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

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