American Veteran 09

Wallace Maxwell Paulk

June 10, 1949 ~ August 3, 2022 (age 73)


Wallace Maxwell Paulk, age 73 passed away peacefully at home on August 3rd 2022 from Cancer. Wally was born on June 10th 1949 in Lake Wales FL to Daniel and Ruby Paulk. 

He is survived by his wife of 27 years Mary Lynn Paulk; 7 children Chris, Daniel, David, Katherine, Shawna, Stephen and Salina; 14 Grandchildren Serena, Nick, Gina, Samantha, Marin, Meiling, Richard, Molly, Shawn, Tristan, Dustin, Rylee, Lydia and Isla; 6 Great Grandchildren Cynthia, Elijah, Nevaeh, Serenity, Isaiah, and Anthony; Sister Sheally Raftis; His beloved fur babies Maggie and Rosie. 

He is preceded in death by his parents Daniel and Ruby Paulk and brother Tommy Williams. 


Wally Joined the United States Air Force in 1967 at the young age of 18. His first duty station was Glendale Az. He served 27 years as an Aerospace ground equipment Craftsmen, Aircraft systems superintendent and first sergeant. He won more medals and awards during his time in the service to notate and served in the Gulfwar during both phases of Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm.  He then retired from the USAF in 1993 from Hulburt field as a Senior Master Sergeant.  


Wally attended Crosspoint church in Niceville and loved the Lord. He spent his spare time with his family, fur babies, sitting by the pool and enjoying his favorite local band Duchess the last 2 years. 


If you were fortunate enough to ever meet Wally you knew he was such a kind, loving husband, father, brother and friend. He is going to be missed more than words can express. 


Wally's Memorial service will be on Tuesday August 9 at 2:00 PM at Crosspoint Church Bluewater Bay Campus. 4400 Highway 20 East Suite 600 Niceville Fl 32578 with full Military Honors.  

We would love all who knew Wally to join us.

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Memorial Service with Military Honors
August 9, 2022

2:00 PM
Crosspoint UMC Blue Water Bay Campus
4400 E. Hwy 20, Suite 600
Niceville, FL 32578

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