April 29, 1965 ~ September 7, 2021
Robert Simpson “Bob” Wallace, 56, passed away on Tuesday, September 7, 2021.
Raised in West Asheville, Bob was a son of Robert Donald and Susan Elizabeth Shirlin Wallace. Bob was a graduate of Erwin High School, Class of ’83. He was also a member of Richland Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his wife, Ronda McLendon Wallace; daughter, Christina Marie Denny (John) and their daughter, Violet; son, Bobby Wallace (Kandace Worley); brothers, Donald Wallace (Cindy) and Brian Wallace (Jennifer); many special nieces and nephews whom he loved very much, and many other family members.
Bob was preceded in death by his brother, Danny Wallace.
Bob’s family will receive friends from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 11, at Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. A Celebration of Life service will immediately follow at 5:00 p.m. Pastor Jack Gassaway will officiate. It was Bob’s request that everyone in attendance dress in bright and colorful attire, and please no black clothing. A recording of the service will be added to this page in the coming days.