Frank Eugene "Captain" Wade Jr.

Wade Frank Eugene "Captain" Wade Jr. answered the call of the Lord on April 23, 2014. He was born on December 5, 1937 in Columbus, OH. Preceded in death by parents Hattie and Frank Wade Sr., son Brent Wade and uncle Eugene (Mary) Johnson. He leaves to cherish his memory loving and devoted wife, Constance Kirk Wade; and devoted son, Trevell Wade; daughters, Stacie (Dante) Stiggers and Mika Smith; son, Algie (Jacquise) Wade; brother, Edward (Donna) Wade; sister, Lois Wade and special niece, Akila Howell. Mr. Wade will lie-in-state on TODAY, May 2, 2014 from 1-5 p.m. at DIEHL-WHITTAKER FUNERAL SERVICE, 720 E. Long Street. Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, May 3, 2014 at New Birth Christian Ministries, 3475 Refugee Road, where the family will receive friends from 9 a.m. until the start of service. Rev. Kenneth E. Moore Sr., Pastor. Rev. Victor McCoy, Officiant. Interment Evergreen Burial Park. To sign the online guestbook, please visit

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Diehl-Whittaker Funeral Service
720 E Long Street Columbus, OH 43203
(614) 258-9549
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on May 1, 2014