Ophene Waller Wallace



JACKSONVILLE - Ophene Waller Wallace, 85, of Jacksonville, died Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at the Heritage of Richlands. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday at Jones Funeral Home, Jacksonville Chapel, with Rev. Jamie Silance officiating. Burial will follow at Onslow Memorial Park.
Mrs. Wallace was a daughter of the late Hobert and Zonie Rochelle Waller. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Martin “Bud” Wallace; a son, Gary Ray Wallace; and one brother, Arnold Duke Waller.
She is survived by three sons, Douglas Edward Wallace and his wife, Vickie and Randy Wade Wallace and his wife, Yvonne, all of Jacksonville and Jerry Wallace and his wife, Diane of Swansboro; three grandchildren, Chrissy Whaley, Douglas Wallace and Tiffany Wallace; and two great-grandchildren, Reagan and Payton.
The family will receive friends Friday afternoon, prior to the service, from 1:00 until 2:00 PM at the funeral home.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to the caregivers at both Lower Cape Fear Hospice and at Heritage of Richlands.