Funeral services for Ancil Wallace, 71, of Cullman will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017, at Cullman Funeral Home Chapel, with burial in Cullman City Cemetery, Bros. Jim Deason and Nick Woods officiating.
Cullman Funeral Home directing.
Ancil was born Feb. 7, 1946, to John Amos and Icie Mavis Hale Wallace. He passed away Sunday, Aug. 20, at his home. He loved to travel, work in his garden, was an avid Alabama fan and a lifelong member of the Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Jerry Amos Wallace.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Betty Jo Jester Wallace; daughter, Sharyn (Gary) Hollingsworth; son, Lee (Kristie) Wallace; five grandchildren, Drake Hollingsworth, Callie Hollingsworth, Icie Wallace, Baylor Wallace and Copper Wallace; and three sisters, Margaret (Howard) Millican, Eloise (Charles) Campbell and Peggy (Sonny) Tucker.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Joe Lee Griffin Hope Lodge in Birmingham; or the American Cancer Society.
Published on August 21, 2017