Thanks for taking the
time to drop by,
pull up a chair and enjoy the peace and quiet.
THE EARLY YEARS
REED and RUTH (Webb) WALLACE
and Ruth Wallace's old homeplace
they raised their children Cleeta,
(died in a car crash)
George Arnold, Jerry and Wiley.
Arnold lives in Loyalton, Ca.,
LaVonne, Jerry and Wiley are
residents of McMinn County, TN.
to right Jerry Wallace, Wiley Wallace, Cleeta
Arnold Wallace and LaVonne Wallace Crabtree.
now I can see Pop sitting on the front porch,
or playing a game of checkers with one of his old
picture has changed over the years
the memories are still dear.
the years this house has seen changes to itself
the surrounding area.
are now seven homes in our hollow.
summer noise of a bullfrog on the pond
occasionally drowned out by a boom box on a lawn.
pretty days are now filled with the
joyous sounds of children playing once again.
We now have children, grandchildren, nieces and
sharing our little corner of the world
and it is a wonderful feeling!
Instead of Saturday night fox hunting dogs
may hear a car radio beating out a wild tune.
there is still no place as peaceful
late summer evening as our porch.
this I give special thanks to the foresight
hard work of my
mother-n-law, Ruth Wallace.
Mom & Pop Wallace
page is dedicated to Reed and Ruth
loving memory by Sharon Wallace, their daughter-n-law.
special thanks to
the Wind Beneath My Wings midi file.