The following obituaries were received Wednesday –
Ethel Mae Wade – Shoals
Ethel Mae Wade, 86, of Shoals, died at 7:20 a.m. on Tuesday, October, 18, 2011 at Garden Villa In Bedford.
Born June 1, 1925, in Williams, Indiana, she was the daughter of Munson D. and Grace (Williams) Gee. She married George H. Wade on January 8, 1944 and he preceded her in death on February 20, 2007. She retired from NWSC Crane and RCA. She was a member of the Mt. Olive Church of Christ.
Survivors include three sons, Larry Dean Wade and wife Leondra, of Mitchell, Tommy Lee Wade and wife, Elaine, of Orleans, Ronald Gene Wade, of Shoals; Seven grandchildren, Travis Wade, Misty Axsom, Kim Hicks, Meranda Henderson, Jonus Wade, Scott Wade and Brian Wade; ten great grandchildren.
She was proceeded in death by her parents, husband, two sons, George Robert and Benny Wayne Wade; two sisters, Marybelle Owens and Edell Parks; one brother, Cecil Gee and a grandson.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday, October 21st, in Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Pastor Phil Thorne officiating. Burial will follow in the Mt. Olive Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 9 p.m. until the hour of service on Friday, October 21st at the Day & Carter Mortuary.
Family and friends are invited to sing the guest book and light a candle in memory of Ethel at www.daycarter.com