Wade was born on March 16, 1940 and passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017. Wade was a resident of South Carolina at the time of passing. He was a U.S. Army Paratrooper veteran. Wade was married to Shelby. Visitation will be from 6:30 to 8:00 pm Tuesday April 18 at Gray Mortuary Pelzer.A service will be held at 2:00 pm Wednesday April 19 in the mortuary chapel. Burial will be at M.J. Dolly Cooper Veterans Cemetery. The family will be at the home. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Trinity Baptist Church 324 Belton Dr. Williamston SC 29697.