Mr. Wallace Alton Bailey, age 73, of 2511 Crystal Drive, Wilson was called from labor to reward on Wednesday, November 28, 2018. Funeral service will be held Saturday, December 8, 2018 at 11 am at Jackson Chapel First Missionary Baptist Church, 571 East Nash Street, Wilson. The Rev. E. Ray Bynum will officiate. Interment will follow in Rest Haven Cemetery.
Loving and lasting memories are forever cherished by his devoted wife, Phyllis Bailey of the home; his daughter, Trecinda Pittman of Wilmington, NC; his son, Gregory Ward of Texas; one brother, Rev. Dwight Bailey of Shreveport, LA; his grandchildren, Taisheka, Taivonya, Shyheem and Jhyheem Pittman, Diamond Ward and Jakavion Dailey; one great grandson, Rahiem Pittman; his mother-in-law, Sadie Speight; sisters-in-law, Ruth McPherson (Eply), Ophelia and Agnes Speight; brothers-in-law, Henry, Lucius (Darcia), Wendell (Barbara), James (Constance) and Reggie Speight (Debbie); one godson, Robert Ward (Sabrina); a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.
A viewing will be held Friday, December 7, 2018 from 3 pm to 6 pm at Carrons Funeral Home, 325 East Nash St., Wilson. The family will receive friends at the residence and will assemble there at 10 am on Saturday in preparation for the funeral procession. Please whisper a prayer for the Bailey family during this very difficult time. Condolences may be directed to carronsfuneralhome.com or faxed to 252.237.0120. They may also be emailed to email@example.com.
Professional and caring service has been entrusted to Carrons Funeral Home, "The Willing Friend".