Ray Jonathan Wallace, 62, died on Sunday, October 6, 2019 at home. He was born on March 2, 1957 in Harrisburg, IL to the late Evelyn Loriene Green Wallace and Willia Kestner Wallace of Womble Mountain, south of Harrisburg, IL. He married Lisa Walker Wallace on November 10, 1990, who survives.
He retired as Assistant Superintendent of Programs, at Illinois Youth Center in Harrisburg after 32 years. He was a member of the Elks Lodge #1058 and Rudement Social Brethren Church.
Survivors include his wife, Lisa Walker Wallace; children, Blair (Robert) Zenker of Lebanon, TN, Blake (Jenn) Walker of Yakima, WA, Caitlin (Andrew) Wallace-Rowland of New Orleans, LA, Kelsey Valentine Wallace and Jillian Rae Wallace of Harrisburg, IL, and Emily Stockdale (Danny) of Salem, Oregon; grandchildren, Evelyn Zenker, Georgiana Zenker, Jackson Zenker, Ruby Stockdale, Henry Stockdale, Laurel Rowland, and Arya Walker; and sister, LeAnn Wallace of Raleigh, NC.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, October 10, 2019 at Reed Funeral Chapel. Eric Gregg and Rev. Barry Bascom will officiate and there will be a private burial following. Visitation will be held from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at Reed Funeral Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wallace Family Cemetery. Condolences may be left for the family at www.reedfuneralchapel.com.