Mr. Wade was born in Detroit, Michigan on November 23, 1944, to the late Andrew Jackson and Virginia Burke Wade. He was united in marriage to his loving wife of 35 years, Martha Ann McGinnis Wade, formerly of Bowling Green. He retired as a Supervisor from the Kentucky State Labor Cabinet. He was a proud Western Kentucky University graduate and fraternity brother of Sigma Phi Epsilon. He was a member of First Baptist Church on St. Clair. He loved Cincinnati Reds Baseball. He had a passion for the Franklin County Community and the athletics within it, always being a great fan for every school and every sport. Above all, he loved his family, his friends, and his community.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his sister, Suzanne Braden.
Along with his wife, he is survived by his two daughters, Mollie Ann Wade and Ashley Michelle Wade; his siblings, Lois Wash and Jackie Wade; and several nieces and nephews. He was also blessed with many wonderful friends.
Sunday, February 25th, 2018 2:00pm - 5:00pm, Harrod Brothers Funeral Home
Monday, February 26th, 2018 10:30am, First Baptist Church