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Buford Cleveland Wade

Obituary Date: Monday 20th March 2017

Buford Cleveland Wade, age 78 of Cleveland, passed away on Monday, March 20, 2017 at Northeast Georgia Medical Center.  

Mr. Wade was born on May 30, 1938 to the late Cleveland and Margie Crenshaw Wade.  He was a saw miller for Irvin Lumber Company and also a member of Chattahoochee Baptist Church.  Mr. Wade was preceded in death by his brothers, Roosevelt Wade, Dewey Wade, Richard Wade, Grady Wade, and Paul Wade; sister, Grace Lynch.

Survivors include his wife, Rita Carson Wade, Cleveland; daughter and son-in-law, Sheri and Kevin Fancher, Cleveland; grandchildren, Patrick and Amanda Squires, Anchorage, AK, Shanna Squires, Cleveland; great grandchild, Xander Vandiver, Cleveland; sisters, Sophronia Petitt, Cleveland, Charlotte Freeman, Demorest, and Joyce Turner, Demorest.

Graveside services are scheduled for 3:00 P.M. Wednesday, March 22, 2017 at Chattahoochee Baptist Church Cemetery.  The Rev. Bill Gravley will officiate.

The family will receive friends from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be made to the family at

Barrett Funeral Home of Cleveland

Funeral Date
03/22/2017 at 3:00PM
Funeral Home
Barrett Funeral Home
(706) 865-3101
118 N Brooks St, Cleveland 30528