The following obituaries were received for Friday –
Grace Irene Wade – Shoals
Grace Irene Wade, 86, of Shoals, passed away on Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 12:30 a.m. at the Loogootee Nursing Center.
She was born on May 19, 1926 in Shoals, to Tom and Mae (Black) Stevens. She married Paul E. Wade in October of 1948 and he preceded her in death on August 22, 1975. She was a homemaker and worked at NAD Crane. She was a member of the Shoals Church of Christ.
She is survived by one daughter, Linda Kay Diamond and her husband Tim, of Shoals. Step-son Gordon Wade and wife Pat, of Washington; sister, Daisy Carrico, of Washington; three grandsons, Timothy Paul Diamond, Shane R. Diamond and Paul Wade; two step-grandchildren, Jay and Ryan Wade; one great granddaughter, Haylee Brooke Diamond; five step-grandchildren, Sydney, Colin, Evan, Brandon and Mallory Wade.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, son Tony Wade, one brother and one sister.
The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the hour of service at 3 p.m. on Saturday at the Queen-Lee Funeral Home in Shoals. Pastor Gerald Montgomery will officiate.
Online condolences may be made to the family at www.queenlee.com.
Stella M. Hicks – Orleans
Stella M. Hicks, 83, of Orleans, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Friday, August 31, 2012 at StoneBridge Health Campus.
Funeral arrangements are pending at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.