Born 7-4-1933 - Died 6-6-2002
Clara Faye Wade, 68, of Ash Flat, died Thursday, June 6, 2002, at her residence. She was born July 4, 1933, in Henderson, Tenn., daughter of Ellis L. Cupples and Onie M. Cupples. She was married to Ruby Wade Jr. March 9, 1953 in Corinth, Miss. She moved with her family to Sharp County in January of 1971, from the Chicago, Ill. area, and attended services at the World of Life Tabernacle in Hardy.Survivors include: her husband, Ruby Wade Jr. of the home; one daughter and her husband, Nancy A. and Lynn Hicks of Marshfield, Mo.; three sons and their wives, Darrell and Pamela Wade of Thayer, Mo., David and Janet Wade of Cherokee Village, and Joseph and Joanna Wade of Cherokee Village; two brothers, Kenneth Cupples of Aurora, Ill., and Troy Cupples of Hudson, Ill.; one sister, Doris Moncham of Rockford, Ill.; 12 grandchildren, Jeremy Wade, Richard Wade, Kimberly Wade Alexan-der, Nathan Hicks, Timothy Hicks, Bradley Hicks, Justin Hicks, Jennifer Wade, Micah Wade, Stefanie Wade, Candace Wade and Victoria Wade; and four great-grandchildren, Mariah and Jerren Wade, and Konnor and Jared Alexander and a host of other relatives and friends.Services were Sunday, June 9, 2002, at the World of Life Tabernacle in Hardy. Burial was in Eagles Rest Cemetery near Hardy with Rev. John LaFontaine and Rev. Cloyce Beecham officiating. Arrange-ments were under the direction of Tri-County's Cherokee Chapel of Highland.Pallbearers were Jeremy Wade, Micah Wade, Richard Wade, Nathan Hicks, Justin Hicks, and Bradley Hicks. Honorary pallbearers were Timothy Hicks, Johnny Alexander and Robert Smith.Memorials can be made to World Life Tabernacle Fellowship Hall Fund.