Originally created 11/29/03

Rev. Robert Wade (THOMSON, Ga.)



THOMSON, Ga. - Rev. Robert E. (Bob) Wade passed away at his residence on November 26, 2003. He was the beloved husband of Mary Trotter Wade. Funeral services will be held today, November 29, 2003, at 11 a.m. at First Baptist Church with Dr. James C. Elder, Rev. Beunice King, Rev. Fred Gunter and Rev. Leon Anthony officiating. Rev. Wade will lie in state for one hour prior to services. Interment will follow in the Westview Cemetery. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Ministers of the Hephzibah and Kilpatrick Baptist Associations. Pallbearers will be John Robert Wade, Craig Wade, Joshua Wade, Edward Benson, Jack Mercer, and William Helmly. Friends may call at the residence, 1260 Scuffle Rd., Thomson, Ga. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Joseph Hospice, 2260 Wrightsboro Rd., Augusta, Ga 30904 or Raysville Baptist Church, 5264 Lincolnton Hwy., Thomson, Ga. 30824. Beggs Funeral Home, 799 Cobbham Rd., Thomson, Ga., 706-595-4100. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle November 29, 2003