Joy E. (Compton) Wallace


Joy E. (Compton) Wallace, 93, passed away April 5, 2014 at Home & Hospice Care of RI. She was the wife of the late Joseph Wallace.

Born in Vincennes, Indiana, she was a daughter of the late Zachariah T. and Martina A. (Wilkes) Compton. Mrs. Wallace was a member of the Thursday Womens Arts & Crafts group for over 30 years and was an avid genealogist.

She is survived by her daughter, Linda Jo Reynolds and her husband, Leonard M. Reynolds; grandson Sean P. Reynolds; great-grandson Liam M. Reynolds; several nieces and nephews; several great-nieces and great-nephews. She was the sister of the late Harold Compton and Jean Like.

Her funeral service will be held Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. in the Thomas & Walter Quinn Funeral Chapel, 2435 Warwick Ave. Visiting hours Tuesday 2-5:30 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, contributions to Home & Hospice Care of RI, 1085 North Main St, Providence, RI 02904 will be appreciated. Information and condolences, visit


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