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Wallace Cecil Kirkpatrick

FORT WORTH–Wallace Cecil Kirkpatrick passed away Monday, October 2, 2017 at the age of 87.
Celebration of life: 1 p.m. Saturday at Brown Owens & Brumley’s Joe B. Brown Memorial Chapel
Visitation: 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home
Wallace was born May 18, 1930 to the late Clifford and Augusta Kirkpatrick in Texarkana, Arkansas. He was a longtime member of the Masonic Lodge and was a Master Mason for over 56 years. He also taught for several years in the public schools and then made a career change and started working for Otis Engineering. He proudly served our country by enlisting in the US Navy. Wallace will be remembered for being an avid fisherman and also his ability to show his happiness to everyone he met. He will be deeply missed.
Survivors: Wife of 60 years, Mary Kirkpatrick; son, Aaron Kirkpatrick and wife, Kay; grandson, Joseph McGlinchey and wife, Valerie; granddaughter, Crystal Perez; great grandson, John Cantu; great granddaughter, Brooklyn McGlinchey; numerous nieces, cousins and many friends.

Brown Owens & Brumley Family Funeral Home
425 S. Henderson St.
(817) 335-4557

Condolence Messages

  1. Tom and Susan Evans

    Aaron, Blessings to you and your family in this time of sorry.

  2. Lee and Jackie Baird

    So sorry. It is a difficult time and our hearts are saddened with you. Prayers for comfort are sent your way.

  3. Dennis and Linda Quinn

    Aaron, may blessings and peace comfort you and the family in this time of loss. You are so very fortunate to have had so many years with your dad.

  4. Aaron and Mary, I will always remember the twinkle in Wally’s eyes and the fun I had chatting
    “over the backyard fence” with him on many, many summer evenings. Such a gentle soul full of happiness. My heart goes out to you both and all who knew and loved him.

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