AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Myrtle P. "Aunt Pat" Wade, an Augusta resident, died on Monday, August 4, 2008. She was 78 years old. A memorial service will be conducted at 6:00 p.m. on Wednesday, August 6, 2008 at The Poteet Funeral Home South Chapel, 3465 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta. Rev. Dewey Shaffer will officiate. The family will receive friends at the funeral home following the memorial service until 9:00 p.m. Mrs. Wade was of the Baptist faith. Prior to her retirement, she was employed with Gracewood State School and Hospital as a certified nursing assistant and food service technician. Mrs. Wade is survived by her healthcare provider and close friend, Shela Camanini and husband Bob of Augusta; her nieces, Alethia Russell and her husband Johnny of Millen, Ga., Valeda Morris and her husband Joseph of Augusta, Terry Perry and her husband Johnny of Augusta; nephew, Clint Perry and his wife Diane of Augusta; niece, Dana Tudor and her husband Robbie of Blythe, Ga.; her brothers, Wayne Perry of Augusta and Jackie Perry of Germany. She is also survived by Jacob Morris, Jason Morris, Kele Howerton, Joni Morris, and Zane Perry. The Poteet Funeral Home South Chapel, 3465 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta, 706-798-8886 is in charge of the funeral arrangements.
The Augusta Chronicle-August 6, 2008