Wallace Pugsley Jr. rose to heaven to meet Jesus on September 27, 2019.
Born to Wallace and Gladys Pugsley on December 10, 1928 in Helena Arkansas, Wallace grew up in West Helena, Arkansas attending public schools and graduating High School in May 1946. He entered Military service shortly after High School serving in the regular Army, Army and Naval reserves and proudly in the Oklahoma National Guard until retiring in 1988 at the rank of Colonel.
He experienced an extraordinary 39 year career with the US Postal Service starting as a clerk-carrier and retiring as a US Postal Inspector. In retirement he became a much sought after Tax preparer for H&R Block, and a mentoring landlord for his many tenants.
Wallace is survived by the love of his life for over 70 years, Doris; daughter Kathy and her husband Chuck; son Wally and wife Cathy and son John and wife Pam.
He leaves grandchildren, Chay Henson and his wife Ashley, Sarah and husband Casey Woods, Joshua Pugsley and wife Danielle, Daniel Pugsley and fiancée Katelin Hibbler and Garret Pugsley and girlfriend Haley Dromgoole. Wallace also leaves five great grandchildren, Rhett and Harper Henson, Sam and Goldie Woods and Daniel’s son Mason Pugsley along with numerous nieces and nephews all greatly loved.
Wallace will be remembered for his generosity, his devotion to his faith and his kindness and thoughtfulness to everyone he met as well as his smile as he delivered the contents of the little Red Box.