Wednesday, 1 Jun 2016

Interment Information for - Carrie Alice Wade

Carrie Alice Mays Wade
21 Jan 1913 - Skidmore, Bee Co., TX
29 Jun 1970 - Sherman, Grayson Co., TX
01 Jul 1970
J 433 7NW
Willow Wild Cemetery
Fannin Co. TX, USA
No marker identified

Birth and death dates and places, burial date taken from death certificate and obituary. Photo from the 1963 North Fannin High School yearbook.

- Obituary -

Bonham Daily Favorite
30 June 1970

Mrs. Carrie Wade Services Will Be Held Wednesday

Funeral services for Mrs. Carrie Alice Wade, 57, of 1201 Cedar Street, will be held at the First United Methodist Church at 10 a.m. Wednesday.

Officiating at the services will be the Rev. Paul Cardwell, pastor, and the Rev. G. Henry Mood, district superintendent of Methodist churches and former Bonham pastor.

Interment will be in Willow Wild Cemetery with Wise directing.

Mrs. Wade died in a Sherman hospital Monday morning, June 29, 1970 after suffering a cerebral hemorrage Sunday.

A teacher of homemaking in the Sam Rayburn High School, Mrs. Wade was born Jan. 21, 1913, daughter of the Rev. and Mrs. Emmett H. Mays.

Survivors are her parents; a son, Mickey Wade of Great Lakes Naval Base, Ill.; four brothers and three sisters, Emmitte Mays of Corpus Christi, Mrs. Willie Slavik of San Antonio, Jeton Mays of Denton, Mrs. Lee Bingham of Fremont, Calif., Meldon Mays of Houston, Weldon Mays of Smithville and Miss Ruth Ann Mays of Lajolla, Calif.; and one grandchild.

Mrs. Wade was active in all phases of church work including the WSCS.

She had planned to leave shortly after July 1 for a trip to Europe.

Active pallbearers will be Dr. Leon Poliakoff, Burrell McClure, Archie Dopson, Dan Barnard, Eddie Baggarly and Billy Jack Matthews.

TXFannin GenWeb #: 008334

This record last updated on 2015-12-05 at 16:05:06

Photo of Individual
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- Death Certificate Information -

  • Texas Deaths, 1890-1976
  • Name: Carrie Alice Wade
  • Death Date: 29 Jun 1970
  • Death Place: Sherman, Grayson, Texas
  • Gender: Female
  • Race: White
  • Death Age: 57 years
  • Estimated Birth Date:
  • Birth Date: 21 Jan 1913
  • Birthplace: Skidmore, Texas
  • Marital Status: Divorced
  • Spouse's Name:
  • Father's Name: E. H. Mays
  • Father's Birthplace:
  • Mother's Name: Carrie Trammell
  • Mother's Birthplace:
  • Occupation: Teacher
  • Place of Residence: Bonham, Texas
  • Cemetery: Willow Wild
  • Burial Place: Bonham, Texas
  • Burial Date: 01 Jul 1970
  • Informant: Mickey Wade - son
  • Reference Number: 48895
  • Collection: Texas, Deaths, 1890-1976

Cemetery Links

Latitude: 33° 34′ 49.14″ N
Longitude:  96° 11′ 36.72″ W
Willow Wild Cemetery is just north of the intersection of TX56 and TX121 in the South/West corner of Bonham.
Willow Wild Cemetery Asso. Inc.
P.O. Box 159
Bonham, TX 75418
Willow Wild Cemetery Assoc.