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Virgil Dwain Wallace

April 2, 1951 — April 22, 2023



Virgil Wallace

Virgil Dwain Wallace, 72, resident of 109 Cessna Ave. widower of Marie Wallace passed away Saturday April 22, 2023 at Self Regional Healthcare in Greenwood, SC.

Born in Royston, Georgia he was a son of Corene Wallace and the late Jesse Alton Wallace.

He was a retired Machinist with Emerald Welding. Virgil loved hunting, fishing and watching NASCAR racing and the Atlanta Braves baseball. He attended Emmanuel Baptist Church. He also enjoyed spending time with family.

Survivors include: his mother, Lucy Corene Dudley Wallace of Greenwood; a daughter Bernice Harter (Yurgen) of Chapels, SC; two sons Jesse Wallace, Sr. (Bridgette) of Greenwood, SC and John Wallace (Crystal) of Greenwood, SC; grandchildren Jesse Wallace, Jr. (Haley), Christy Wallace, Trent Douglas (Kristina), Austin Wallace, Austin Harter and Dillon Harter; two great-grandchildren Elena Wallace and Waylon Harter.

He was preceded in death by a daughter Connie Wallace and a grandson Jerry Douglas Wallace.

A Celebration of Virgil’s life will be conducted Tuesday April 25, 2023 at 1:00 PM in Emmanuel Baptist Church with speakers Rudy Wallace, Al Wallace and John Wallace officiating.

The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6:00 until 7:00 PM at The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home.

Memorials in memory of Virgil may be made to Emmanuel Baptist Church, 2511 McCormick Hwy. Greenwood, SC 29649.

Online condolences may be made to the Wallace family by visiting

The Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home and Cremation Services is assisting the Wallace family.


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Service Schedule

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Monday, April 24, 2023

6:00 - 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home

208 South Main Street, Abbeville, SC 29620

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Celebration of Life

Tuesday, April 25, 2023

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