Bob Wallace

Friday, November 3, 2017

PUXICO, Mo. -- Bob Wallace, 82, died Nov. 3, 2017, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center in Poplar Bluff.

Born Jan. 9, 1935, in Fisk, son of the late Robert Lee and Sweetie M. Miller

Wallace, he had lived in St. Louis and worked as an electrical engineer before

returning to Puxico. He was a veteran of the U. S. Navy and member of the

Church of Christ

Survivors include: two sons and a daughter-in-law, Robert Wallace and Matthew and Jeriann Wallace all of Puxico; one daughter and son-in-law, Jennifer and Scott Bowling of Puxico; one brother, Ronald Wallace of Jefferson City; and five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Charles Edward Wallace; and a sister, Rosalie Dickey.

Visitation is from 9:30 a.m. until service time at 11 a.m. Monday at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Puxico with Keith Sandlin of Poplar Bluff officiating.

Burial will follow at the Ash Hill Cemetery near Fisk.

Online condolences may be shared at at www.watkinsfuneralhome.com.