Wallace “Wally” Tallent

Wallace "Wally" Tallent
Wallace “Wally” Tallent


Mr. Wallace “Wally” David Tallent, 75, of Seymour, passed away Monday, November 25, 2019 at Franciscan Health Indianapolis. He was born in Louisville to the late Jennings and Mildred (Smith) Tallent.

A memorial service will be conducted by Voss & Sons Funeral Service at Peter’s Switch Church of the Nazarene (9528 N County Rd 760 E, Seymour, IN 47274) on Saturday, November 30 at 3:00 p.m. with Rev. Keith Ross officiating.

Family and friends may call at the church on Saturday from 1:00 p.m. until time of service.

On June 19, 1971, he married LaNelle Murray. He earned Graduate degrees in Engineering from University of Louisville and University of Michigan. He retired from Faurecia in Columbus as a Program Development Lead. He enjoyed tinkering, playing with gadgets, and all things Corvette. He loved God and believed in serving his local church. He is well-remembered for his sense of humor and generosity.

Wally is survived by his wife of 48 years, LaNelle Tallent; children, Christopher Tallent, Carissa (Craig) White, Corey Tallent; grandchildren, Emma, Connor, Addison, Carynne, Caeden, Cale, Cameron; brothers, Mike (Linda) Tallent, Jeff Tallent; sister, Julie Tallent as well as several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Memorials may be written to Peter’s Switch Church of the Nazarene or JESUS Film Harvest Partners, in care of Voss & Sons Funeral Service.

Online condolences may be given on the funeral home website at www.vossfuneralservice.com.

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