Wallace “Wally” Criswell, 62, of Baytown, TX was born November 22, 1948 in Fort Worth and passed away Sunday, August 28, 2011 after a brief battle against cancer. He was a U. S. Army veteran.
He enjoyed fishing and was an artist, specializing in acrylic paintings. He had numerous showings, especially in the Borger area.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Arthur and Eddie Mae Criswell and brother, Don Criswell. He is survived by his wife, Pam Criswell of Baytown; sons and daughters-in-law, David and Malena Criswell of Huntsville, Brad and Jennifer Criswell of Chicago, IL, and Charlie and Christie Smith of Baytown; brother, Mike Criswell of Alvin; sister, Cris Roberts of Borger; and grandchildren, Nathaniel Criswell, Jacey Smith, and Abbigail Smith.
A memorial service with military honors will be held Thursday, September 1, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Navarre Funeral Home.
To view the online obituary or to post a tribute for the family, go to www.navarrefuneralhome.com 
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of Navarre Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 2444 Rollingbrook Dr., Baytown, TX, 77521 (281) 422-8111.