Mr. Wade died Friday, Aug. 3, 2012, at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.
Born Aug. 8, 1938, in Cleveland, he was the son of Hubert and Cora Chapman Wade. He was preceded in death by his brothers, William Wade, Edward Wade; sisters, Barbara Wade, Edna Wade; and grandparents, Marvin and Ella Chapman and Gordon and Flora Wade.
Mr. Wade was a veteran of the United States Army and loved fishing, the Atlanta Braves and the Georgia Bulldogs.
Survivors include his wife, Linda Wade of Cleveland; daughter and son-in-law, Natalie and John Collins of Cleveland; son, Bryan Kenneth Wade of Cleveland; parents, Hubert and Cora Wade of Cleveland; brother and sister-in-law, Wendell and Mary Wade of Cleveland; grandchildren, Brandon and Lindsey Talley, Jake Jones, Brooke Wade, Brianna Collins, Emily Jones, Peyton Collins; great-grandson, Connor Talley; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorials may be made to the American Red Cross, c/o White County Relay for Life, 2565 Thompson Bridge Road, Gainesville, GA 30501.
Online condolences can be made to the family at barrettfh.com.
Barrett Funeral Home, Cleveland.
The Northeast Georgian
August 8, 2012