Wallace Anthony

October 30, 1940 - July 23, 2017

Wallace Anthony of Richland Springs, Texas passed peacefully into the loving arms of his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on July 23, 2017

Wallace was born in Sonora on October 30, 1940 to Walter and Mary Anthony.  

He and the love of his life, Christine were married July 23, 1960.  

They lived in West Texas, Wyoming and finally Richland Springs. 

 The earlier years he owned and operated Anthony Drilling Co. and then returned to farming.

He is proceeded in death by his mother and father, sister-in-law, Helen Anthony, son-in-law, Mike Boatright.

He is survived by his loving wife, Christine, daughters, Judy Reneau and her husband Tim Reneau of Richland Springs, Janet Boatright of Richland Springs, a brother, Orville Anthony of Lake Charles La. and a  sister, Nancy Frerich and her husband Tony Frerich of Brackettville.

He is also survivied by grandchildren, Katy Shanklin and her husband Asa of Rocksprings, Tell Churchill of Ft. Cobb, Oklahoma, J'Lee Boatright of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, Haley Boatright of Richland Springs and great grandchildren Saige Clarice Shanklin and Azlyn Lillie Shanklin of Rocksprings, Gentry Tell Churchill of Ft. Cobb, Oklahoma, and Bailey Rose Boatright of Oklahoma City;as well as his brother and sister in law Bobby and Sue Smith of Ovalo.

We will celebrate his life on Thursday, July 27 at 1:00 p.m. at  Shiloh Bible Church near Richland Springs.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in his honor to Shiloh Bible Church ministries.  He was passionate about Shiloh's youth program and missionary work.

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