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Wallace Watts

October 18, 1933 — October 1, 2019

Born in Davidson County, TN on October 18, 1933 Departed on October 1, 2019 and resided in Gallatin, TN Visitation: Hartsville Pike Church of ChristThursday October 3, 2019 5:00pm to 9:00pmFriday October 4, 2019 11:30am to 1:00pmFuneral: Hartsville Pike Church of ChristFriday October 4, 2019 1:00pm
Wallace Watts

Born in Davidson County, TN on October 18, 1933

Departed on October 1, 2019 and resided in Gallatin, TN

Visitation: Hartsville Pike Church of Christ Thursday October 3, 2019 5:00pm to 9:00pmFriday October 4, 2019 11:30am to 1:00pmFuneral: Hartsville Pike Church of Christ Friday October 4, 2019 1:00pm

Wallace Watts, age 86 of Gallatin, TN, passed away Oct. 1, 2019. Mr. Watts was born Jan. 18, 1933 in Davidson County, TN, son of the late James Theophilus and Nan Sturdivant Watts. He is survived by loving wife of 66 years, Marian Watts; daughters, Valeria Byrd (Stan), Sabrina O'Neal (Jeff) and Lorinda Buren (Bill); grandchildren, Will, Claire, Ben, Emily, Casey, Chad, Elizabeth and Justin; great grandchildren, Eleanor, Corinne, Silas, Samuel and John.

Mr. Watts served in the U. S. Army during the Korean War. He was a member and former elder of Hartsville Pike Church of Christ.

Funeral Service will be 1 pm Friday, Oct. 4th at Hartsville Pike Church of Christ with Brother Brian Jarrett and Brother Doyle Farris officiating. Entombment will follow in Sumner Memorial Gardens Mausoleum with grandsons serving as pallbearers. Visitation will be Thursday, Oct. 3rd from 5-9 pm at Hartsville Pike Church of Christ and Friday, Oct. 4th from 11:30 am until time of service at the church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Hartsville Pike Church of Christ, 744 Hartsville Pike, Gallatin, TN 37066 or American Cancer Society, P. O. Box 22718, Oklahoma City, OK 73123-1718. Alexander Funeral Home & Cremation Center is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be submitted at alexandergallatin.com. (615) 502-0011 Obit Line (615) 502-0555

9 Comments Anita Cron October 3, 2019 at 11:37 am - Reply

So sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family. I will always remember him from Hartsville Pike Church of Christ.

Kara Kwasniewski October 3, 2019 at 12:37 pm - Reply

Wallace was such a good man. My prayers are with his family.

J J Redmon October 3, 2019 at 1:26 pm - Reply

God fearing man that lived a christian life! Gad to have had him as a leader and elder in the church.
Prayers are with the family. Stay strong in the word!

Janet Murphy October 3, 2019 at 5:02 pm - Reply

So sorry for your loss. Casey spoke highly of his grandfather, I'm sure he will be greatly missed. You all are in our thoughts and prayers. With love and peace in Christ, the Murphy family. Dennis, Janet, Mary Ann & family.

Philip Norwood October 3, 2019 at 6:16 pm - Reply

What a fine man! Always led by his Christian example! Our loss and heaven's gain. Looking forward to seeing you again someday! In Christ, Philip and Patsy Norwood

Bob and Nancy Koran October 3, 2019 at 9:31 pm - Reply

We will miss your dear Wallace and his witty and warm stories.

Danny Chambers October 4, 2019 at 12:28 am - Reply

The world won't be the same without him. Just the nicest kindest man. He'll be missed

Gina Lynn October 4, 2019 at 1:49 pm - Reply

Sorry for your loss and your family’s loss. May God help with the healing and pain of his loss for those still on Earth.

Kim Womack Killen October 13, 2019 at 3:14 pm - Reply

Valerie,

I was so sorry to hear about the loss of your dad. Mom has been staying at an assisted living in Franklin so we are out of touch with things happening in Gallatin. You and your family have been in my thoughts and prayers. Hope all is well with you.

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