History & Staff

We have years of experience caring for families, from all walks of life. Each family comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service, and have the highest integrity.

Our Valued Staff

Charles H. Wallace Jr.

Charles H. Wallace Jr., Funeral Director

Son of Charles H. Wallace, Sr., and Shirley Blanding-Wallace, I am a lifetime resident of the area. I am married to Tracie Blaine-Wallace and the father of two sons. I am a member and Trustee of The First Baptist Church of Steelton. I graduated from Middletown Area High School; received my Undergraduate Degree from California University of Pennsylvania; received my Mortuary Science Degree from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service, Atlanta, Georgia; and completed my Mortuary Science Residency locally. I am a Pennsylvania Licensed Funeral Director as well as a Pennsylvania Licensed Life Insurance Agent. Presently, I am President of Wallace Funeral Directors, Inc. Members of my family in both North Carolina and South Carolina have been in the funeral service business for three generations--- which sparked my interest in the funeral service industry at an early age.


John W. Harris Jr.

John W. Harris Jr., Funeral Director

Son of the late John W. ‘Jay’ Harris, Sr., and Doris Cox-Vause, I am a lifetime resident of the area. I am married to Shimana Perry-Harris and the father of two children. I am a member and Deacon of The First Baptist Church of Steelton. I graduated from Central Dauphin East High School; received my Undergraduate Degree from North Carolina A&T State University, Greensboro, North Carolina; received my Mortuary Science Degree from Gupton-Jones College of Funeral Service, Atlanta, Georgia; and completed my Mortuary Science Residency locally. I am a Pennsylvania Licensed Funeral Director with Wallace Funeral Directors, Inc. I have worked in various capacities in the funeral industry for over twenty years.