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Albert Willie Wade, Sr.



Visitation With The Family:
12:00 on 2017-11-12
Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 762 Holly Grove Road, Lascassas, Tennessee

Celebration of Life Service:
13:00 on 2017-11-12
Bethel Missionary Baptist Church, 762 Holly Grove Road, Lascassas, Tennessee

The Service of Committal & Interment:
14:00 on 2017-11-12
Bethel Cemetery

"With long life will I satisfy him, and shew him my salvation."
Psalm 91:16

Albert Willie Wade was born on September 1, 1924. He transitioned from this earthly life to eternal life on November 4, 2017.

Albert was one of seven children born to Albert and Ira Wade.

He grew up being educated in both the Rutherford County School System and the Military. Albert was a World War II Veteran. After receiving an honorable discharge he became employed with the Alvin C. York Veterans Administration Hospital in Murfreesboro, Tennessee.

In his leisure time Albert enjoyed fishing, hunting, sitting under the shade tree with his brother-in-law or on the front porch talking about the cars going by all they want to do is, "Zoom Zoom Zoom and Boom Boom Boom." He also loved his sweets and there was nothing like telling a good joke.

Albert was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Ira Wade; brothers, Stephen Johns and Carl Wade; sisters,]eanette McAdoo, Lula Matthews and Sarah Williams; sisters-in-law, Bessie Rainey, Rose Wade, Susie Matthews, Blance Matthews, Janie Wade and Odessa Wade; brothers-in-law, Joe McAdoo, Ike Matthews, William Matthews, Wordlaw Rainey, McKinley Wade and June Williams; daughters, Susie Wade and Nancy Wade Sanders Green; sons-in-law, Walter A. Sanders and Allen Leroy Knight; grandsons, Troy Wade and Keith Sanders; granddaughters, Regina Sanders and LeKisha Sanders.

He leaves to cherish his memory his devoted wife of just shy of 73 years on December 2, 2017, Sadie N. Wade; children, Albert (Iris) Wade Jr., Shirley (Tracy) Wade, Roscoe (Ann) Wade,]ane Knight, Lena Turner, Kathy Wade, Deborah (Tyrone) Elder and Lisa Wade; son-in-law, Richard Green; adopted son, John Matthews Jr.; adopted daughters, Diane Patterson, Melba Carpenter and Katie Swader; eighteen grandchildren; twenty - six great grandchildren; two great - great grandchildren; devoted cousin, Susie Pearl Babbs; a host of other loving relatives and friends.

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