From The Malakoff News
Friday, August 4, 1950
Miss Theresa Willbanks, formerly of Malakoff and daughter of Mrs. Eva Willbanks of this city, and J. H. Willbanks of Dallas, was united in marriage on Saturday evening to Mr. James E. Wallace. The groom is a son of Mr. and Mrs. N. O. Wallace of Paris.
The wedding took place in the Urbandale Methodist Church in Dallas, with the Rev. John C. Cook officiating. The double ring ceremony was used.
The bride, given in marriage by her brother, J. J. Willbanks, wore a suit of skipper blue with cocoa associates, and her flowers were white camellias.
Mrs. Michael O’Neal, the brides only attendant, was also dressed in skipper blue and wore a corsage of pink gladioli. Mr. Michael O’Neal served as best man.
Mr. Robert Kelly, organist, played the wedding music and accompanied the vocalist, Mr. Elmo S. Giles, who sand “Because” and “I Love You Truly.”
Only a few close friends and relatives of the couple were in attendance at the ceremony.
Mr. and Mrs. Wallace will make their home in Dallas, and are now at home at 221½ South Edgefield.