Charlie Wade

Wednesday, July 13, 2005

SIKESTON, Mo. -- Charlie Thomas Wade, 68, of Texarkana, Texas, died Sunday, July 10, 2005, at Arkansas Children's Hospital in Little Rock.

He was born Jan. 1, 1937, in Luxora, Ark., son of Rice William and Anna Lucille Reynolds Wade.

Wade was a self-employed farmer.

Survivors include two sons, Thomas Wade of Waskom, Texas, Ted Wade of Texarkana, Ark.; two brothers, Earl Wade of Blodgett, Mo., Kellas Wade of Sikeston; four sisters, Christine Rice and Molly Evans of Blodgett, Peggi Byrd of Sikeston, Judy Leeming of Mountain View, Mo.; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister.

Friends may call at Blanchard Funeral Chapel in Sikeston from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the chapel, with Russell Rice and Bob Deason officiating. Burial will be in Blodgett Cemetery.