Emmett Louis Wallace, age 66, entered into eternal rest on Monday, October 10, 2022, at his residence. He was a native of Marrero, LA and a resident of New Orleans, LA. Emmett was a graduate of West Jefferson High School, and formerly employed as a cook. Beloved husband of Gloria Wallace. Loving father of Gloriadiedra M. and Moniquequa B. Wallace, Emmitt D. Taylor, Terry L. And Tyrin T. Wallace. Grandfather of Gloriana, Rajon, Xavier, and Michael Wallace. Son of the late Ray F. Oquinn and Bernice Wallace Booker. Stepson of the late John Booker. Grandson of the late Jerry and Gussie Wallace. Brother of Alfred (Ann) Samuel, Rev. Aubrey, Arnold (Karen), Ray Charles, Joseph (Tena), James (Tanea), Murray (Amanda), and June Wallace, Willie B. P. Coster, Harriet Wallace (Ralph) Morris, LouAnna (Tyrone) Alexander, Melinda Piece, Elva Meads, Veronica Reynard, and Sherry (ONeal) Tate, and the late Wilson (Kathline) Brown, Willie Smith, Alice (Roy) Walker and Lovenia Oquinn. Emmett is also survived by his aunt Janita W. Washington, and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.
Relatives and friends of the family, also pastors, officers, and members of Heavenly Star Missionary Baptist Church and all neighboring churches are invited to attend the Homegoing Celebration at Heavenly Star Missionary Baptist Church, 1020 Cohen Street Marrero, LA on Saturday, October 22, 2022, at 10:00a.m. Pastor Aubrey Wallace, officiating Visitation will begin at 9:00a.m. until service time at the church. Interment: Will be Private Arrangements By Davis Mortuary Service 230 Monroe St. Gretna, LA To view and sign the guestbook, please go to www.davismortuaryservice.com.
DUE TO COVID-19 PANDEMIC ATTENDANCE WILL BE LIMITED. IT IS MANDATORY EVERYONE ATTENDING WEAR A FACE MASK OR SOME TYPE OF FACE COVERING.