Calvin "Bubby Wallace Jr. died on Thursday, Feb. 24, 2011, in Sentara Williamsburg Regional Medical Center.
He was born on Sept. 11, 1949, the son of the late Mary Ellen Taylor Wallace and the late Calvin Wallace Sr. He was raised in Elizabeth, N.J., but spent most of his life in Williamsburg.
"Bubby," as he was so affectionately called, leaves to cherish his precious memories his daughters, Naomi Baxter (Jose) of New Jersey and LaKisha DeLagarza (Larry) of Norfolk; his sons, Calvin Wallace III (Ramona) of New Jersey and Samuel Lee of Chesapeake; his three grandsons; his sisters, Queen Wallace and Phyliss Haley (Reginald), both of Plainfield, N.J., Roberta Lauria of Fairfax, Audrey Hamrick of Williamsburg, Hilda Thomas (Eddie) of Northampton, Pa., and Doris Wallace of Iselin, N.J.; his brother, Nathan Wallace (Zita) of Brooklyn, N.Y.; his aunt, Virginia Pressey of Williamsburg; his uncle, Sylvester Wardell Wallace of Plainfield, N.J.; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other loving relatives and many caring friends.
A funeral service will be held 2 p.m. on Thursday, March 3, in Whiting's Chapel. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home by 1:45 p.m. on Thursday. Mr. Wallace may be viewed beginning at noon on Thursday, until the hour of his service.
Services entrusted to Whiting's Funeral Home, 229-3011.