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Wallace Daniel Cole

October 23, 1936 ~ November 8, 2019 (age 83)



Wallace Daniel Cole, age 83, of Baxley, passed away Friday, November 8, 2019 in Vidalia.

Mr. Cole was born October 23, 1936 in Liberty County to the late Walter Cole and the late Mary Futch Cole. He was a member of Nicholls Baptist Church. Mr. Cole graduated from Nicholls High School, South Georgia College and Southern Tech. He was a Veteran of the United States Army, serving in the 82nd Airborne as a Paratrooper. He was an Industrial Engineer and was a former Plant Manager for Miller Western Wear of Baxley and retired from Savannah Luggage in Vidalia.   

Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Linda Cole of Baxley; two sons & daughters in law, David & Lexi Cole of Baxley & Marc & Kay Cole of Carrollton; sister, Mary Ellen Marshall of Douglas. Granddaughters, Hannah Grace Cole of Carrollton & Ruby Lynn Cole of Baxley also survive.

Funeral services will be held Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. at the Chapel of Swain Funeral Home with Rev. Joe Ferguson officiating and a eulogy by Marc Cole.

Interment will follow in Roberts Cemetery in Nicholls.

Active pallbearers will be Robert Soloman, Jr.,Walter Marshall, Tim Butler, Jerry Norris, Douglas Doyle & Charles Tyre.

Visitation will be one hour prior to the service.

In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to the First Baptist Church or Charity of Choice.

Arrangements are under the direction of Swain Funeral Home.

To send flowers to Wallace's family, please visit our floral section.


November 10, 2019

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Chapel of Swain Funeral Service

Funeral Service
November 10, 2019

3:00 PM
Chapel of Swain Funeral Service

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