Steve Wade was born on September 23, 1948 in Dallas, Texas to Thomas and Pauline Wade. He passed away at Baylor Carrollton on December 5, 2014.
He is survived by his mother, Pauline Wade; loving wife of 46 years, Betty Wade; 3 daughters, Stephanie Wade, Melanie Wade Gilcrease, and Christie Wade Nash; son-in-law, Todd Gilcrease and Kristopher Nash; 6 grandchildren, Stephen Bond, Wade Gilcrease, Kayla Bond, Garret Gilcrease, Lane Sipe, and Kolby Nash; sister, Terry Peterson; brother-in-law Joe Peterson; and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.
Steve graduated from H. Grady Spruce High School, Dallas, Texas in 1967 and then attended Baylor University. He was a member of Pleasant Grove First Baptist Church for 30 years where he taught Sunday School. He served as Pastor of Ridgecrest Baptist Church in Dallas, Texas for 9 years. He worked for Southwestern Bell for 15 years and then was self employed.
He loved his family, friends and above all his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ!
He is preceded in death by his father, Thomas L. Wade.Memorial Service to be held Saturday, December 20th, 2014, 11:00 am at Ridgecrest Baptist Church 5470 Ellsworth Avenue Dallas, Texas 75206 Arrangements are under the direction of: ARIA Cremation Service & Funeral Home 10116 E. NW Highway Dallas, Texas 75238 214.340.8008