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Maxie R. Wade / October 13, 2020

Maxie R. “Max” Wade, age 78, of Chase City, died October 5, 2020. Max was a Navy veteran, a retired foreman with Pierce Associates as a sheet metal worker. He was a member of the Sheet Metal Workers’ International Association, Local 100, for 52 years. Max was also a member of Falling River Baptist Church, a member and president of the Willis River Hunt Club, and a member of the Brookneal Sportsman’s Club for a number of years.

He is survived by his wife of 50 years, Lucinda “Cindy” Wade, son, Darrell Wade (Michelle), brother, Thomas Wade (Linda), grandchildren, Braelyn Wade, Kinsley Wade, Eryn Hottle, great grandchildren, Tristyn Hottle, Lily Hottle, niece, Dedra Love (Chuck) and nephew, Dwayne Wade.

He was preceded in death by a daughter Cynthia Wade, and his parents, Herman and Lurline Wade.

Graveside services were held Friday, Oct. 9, at Falling River Baptist Church cemetery in Brookneal, with military honors.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Miami FL, 33131, 

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Wood Funeral Service is serving the family.

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