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Ruth Chamberlain Wallace

October 15, 1932 — July 14, 2022



Ruth Chamberlain Wallace

October 15, 1932 – July 14, 2022

Gulfport, MS


Ruth Chamberlain Wallace, 89 passed away Thursday, July 14 in Gulfport, MS. She was a native of Lilbourn, MO and was a resident of the MS Gulf Coast since 1991.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Fred Chamberlain and Edna Weedman Brown; her husband, Donald Wallace; brothers Lee Chamberlain of Dexter, MO, Fred Chamberlain and Bill Chamberlain of Catron, MO, Charles Chamberlain and Donald (Shorty) Chamberlain of Lilbourn, MO; a son Dennis Wallace of Elburn, IL; and granddaughters Krystal Wallace, Trisha Wallace, and Tonya Wallace all of Orange Grove, MS.

Ruth is survived by three sons, Ronnie (Sandy) Wallace and Dwayne (Barb) Wallace both of Long Beach, MS and Gary (Judy) Wallace of Orange Grove, MS; a sister Gail Laird of Sikeston, MO; nine grandchildren; twenty-two great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews.

The graveside service will be held Friday, July 22, 2022 at 10:00 A.M. at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens in Gulfport, MS Bradford-O’Keefe Funeral Home, 15th Street, Gulfport, MS is honored to serve the Wallace family. View and sign the online tribute at

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Friday, July 22, 2022

10:00 - 11:00am (Central time)

Floral Hills Memorial Gardens

8910 Carl Legett Rd, Gulfport, MS 39503

Services will be held at Floral Hills Memorial Gardens at the mausoleum .

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