Robert Denio Wade, 74 of Social Circle, passed away Thursday, May 14, 2015 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Atlanta. Mr. Wade was born in Memphis, Tennessee. to the late William and Geraldine Wade. Robert was a native of Memphis who moved to Conyers and then to Social Circle where he lived for 27 years. He was of the Catholic faith, had been a member of the Covington Lions Club and Elks Club, loved bass fishing and was very close to his grandson Greyson. In addition to his parents, Mr. Wade is preceded in death by his wife Linda Wade and brothers Frankie Wade and William Wade.
He is survived by his son and daughter-in-law Christopher and Rhonda Wade of Canton, Georgia.; grandson Greyson Wade; brother and sister-in-law Richard and Judy Wade of Portageville, Missouri. and sister and brother-in-law Patsy and John Zaccola of Memphis, Tennessee. along with numerous nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held Monday, May 18, 2015 at 7 p.m. in the chapel of Wheeler Funeral Home with Rev. Tanner Cline officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. Honorary pallbearers will be members of the Covington Lions Club. Online condolences may be made at wheelerfuneralhome.com. Wheeler Funeral Home and Crematory 11405 Brown Bridge Rd. Covington, GA. 770-786-7111.