HAMPTON - Wade E. Hancock, 74, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 17, 2011.
He was a native of Newport News and a lifelong resident of the Peninsula. He was a member of Chestnut Memorial United Methodist Church.
Wade is survived by his wife, Linda C. Hancock; sons, Mark A. Hancock and wife, Stephanie, and Douglas McLane; daughter, Deborah Hancock; grandson, Brad Hancock; sister, Dianne Crosby; one niece and nephew; and many other family and friends.
A celebration of Wade's life will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 22, at Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home, officiated by the Rev. Franklin Gillis. The family will receive friends and family immediately following the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Kidney Foundation, 6110 Executive Boulevard, Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852; or to a charity of choice.
Friends are encouraged to visit www.parklawn-woodfh.com
Arrangements are under the direction of Parklawn-Wood Funeral Home, 2551 N Armistead Ave., Hampton, VA 23666. View and post condolences on our online guestbook at dailypress.com/guestbooks.