|Birth: ||Apr. 15, 1967|
|Death: ||Mar. 1, 2006|
Kevin D. Wallace, 38, of Millington, died March 1, 2006 at his home. He was involved in coaching many Shelby Youth Sports and was a member of the Booster Club at Millington Central High School and at Bellevue Baptist Church. The funeral was held March 6 at Northridge Woodhaven Funeral Home and Cemetery. He was predeceased by his daughter, Jessica Wallace . He is survived by his mother, Linda Daniel; father and step-mother, Thurman "Jack" and Cheryl Daniel; son, David Martin; grandparents, Helen Roberts and Jean Svenson; brothers, Brandon (Jessica) Daniel and Jeff (Deborah) Daniel; and a nephew, Seth Daniel.
Millington resident Kevin Wallace, the father of Jessica Wallace, who was killed in the Feb. 29, 2004 wreck on Chambers Road that claimed the lives of seven local youths, died March 1 at his home.
Millington police said the Shelby County Medical Examiner ruled the death a suicide.
Wallace was 38.
Shortly after his daughter died, Wallace requested an interview with The Millington Star to talk about her and the wreck that took her life.
He remained a vocal advocate in the community for promoting his daughter's memory, setting up an Internet forum in her honor. He was present at a Feb. 26, 2005 ceremony marking the one-year anniversary of the teens' deaths.
According to his obituary, Wallace was a coach for county youth sports and was a member of the Millington Central High School Booster Club.
A BIG Thank You! goes out to **`With Love, Colette`** for Sponsoring Kevin's memorial. I know that this means so much to his family and myself. Thank you Colette'!
Northridge Woodhaven Chapel and Cemetery
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Record added: Mar 10, 2006
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