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In Memory of

Clyde E. WALLACE

June 26, 1930 - May 18, 2017

Obituary


Clyde Edward Wallace, age 86 of Birmingham, AL passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017. Clyde was born and raised in New Merkle, Alabama. He worked for 25 years at Royal Typewriter Company. For 14 years he owned his own business, Wallace Business Machines, Inc. in Gulfport, Mississippi. Clyde was preceded in death by his parents, Marion W. Wallace and Katie E. Wallace; 5 sisters: Willie Mae Bailey, Inez Marcus Martin, Irene W. Tidwell, Louise Searcy Boutwell, and Betty Joyce Pardue Smith. Survivors include his loving wife of 66 years, Yveta Betty Gaines Wallace; brother,...

Clyde Edward Wallace, age 86 of Birmingham, AL passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017. Clyde was born and raised in New Merkle, Alabama. He worked for 25 years at Royal Typewriter Company. For 14 years he owned his own business, Wallace Business Machines, Inc. in Gulfport, Mississippi. Clyde was preceded in death by his parents, Marion W. Wallace and Katie E. Wallace; 5 sisters: Willie Mae Bailey, Inez Marcus Martin, Irene W. Tidwell, Louise Searcy Boutwell, and Betty Joyce Pardue Smith. Survivors include his loving wife of 66 years, Yveta Betty Gaines Wallace; brother, M. L. Wallace (Joan); 4 sisters: Florence W. Keith, Margie M. Smith, Dorothy W. Cain and Linda Ruth Gamble (James); and numerous nieces and nephews. Clyde will remain forever in our hearts. Funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, May 21, 2017 at Ridout’s Elmwood Chapel with entombment in Elmwood Mausoleum. Rev. Larry Tidwell is officiating and singing.