MOREHEAD CITY - Albert Wade Blackford Sr., 94, of Morehead City died Nov. 16, 2013, at Harborview Health Care Center.
Memorial service will be held at 3 p.m. Thursday at Shepherd of the Sea Lutheran Church, Atlantic Beach, with interment at Arlington National Cemetery.
He was a veteran of WWII and was a businessman.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth; children, Wade Jr., Anna Zier and Woody; stepchildren, Billy Cook and Anitra Crow; and four grandchildren.
Memorials may be made at Paralyzed Veterans of America; P.O. Box 758532, Topeka, KS 66675-8532.
Condolences may be left at mundenfuneralhome.net.
Arrangements by Munden Funeral Home, Morehead City.