Lillian Wade

Lillian Agnes Stack Wade Lillian Agnes Stack Wade, 98, was born July 27, 1914, in Waco, Texas. She grew up in Harlingen, Texas, and graduated from Fruitland Institute in North Carolina. After high school, she attended Mars Hill College and later transferred to the University of Texas at Austin. She was a devoted wife and loving aunt to numerous nieces and nephews, and many great nieces and nephews. As an energetic and independent woman she was a successful rancher in West Texas. In addition to ranching she was a school teacher and successful real estate agent. Agnes was very generous with her time and resources. She helped many people in their time of need. In the late 1990's she established the LASCO Foundation, an organization dedicated to granting college scholarships to deserving high school seniors. She was an active member of Leander First Baptist Church. Agnes was preceded in death by her first husband Carl Stevens of Eldorado, Texas, her second husband Lewis Bunk Wade of Leander, Texas, two sisters, Grace Stack Sherman, Martha Stack Lowrance and brothers Jack Elbert Stack and Waller Eugene Stack. The family would like to thank Sterling House in Georgetown and Hospice Care. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to LASCO Foundation, P.O. Box 292, Liberty Hill Texas, 78642. Personal words of comfort may be sent to the family online at www.


Published in Austin American-Statesman on Dec. 2, 2012