Funeral services for Mr. A.B. Wade, age 70, of Sulphur Springs have been scheduled for 11:00am Wednesday, September 28, 2016 at the Tapp Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Grayson Ford officiating. Interment will follow in the Cherry Grove cemetery. A visitation will be held Tuesday evening, September 27, 2016 at Tapp Funeral Home from 6:00PM to 8:00pm.
A.B. Wade was born in Sulphur Springs, Texas on September 28, 1945, the son of Earnest and Essie Lee Ford Wade. He was married to Bettye Edith Dial. He was a high school graduate and worked as a machine operator at a food plant. Mr. Wade passed away September 24, 2016 at his residence in Sulphur Springs.
Survivors include, his wife, Bettye Wade; two sons, A.B. Wade, Jr. of Lewisville and Ray Brown; one daughter, Andrea Wade also of Lewisville; seven grandchildren; one brother, L.J. Wade and wife, Tonjia; three sisters, Grace Hawkins and husband, O.L., Leista Pringle and Bonnie Wade all of Sulphur Springs.