Vernon Landis Wade, age 93 of Frisco, Texas passed away on April 29, 2013. He was born on September 4, 1919 in Frisco, Texas to Georgia E. (Hester) and Joseph V. Wade. On January 5, 1951, Vernon married Wanda Jean Bewley in Gainesville, Texas. He worked for many years as a bookkeeper for John Deere and was a member of the First Baptist Church in Frisco.
Vernon is survived by his siblings, Richard B. Wade and his wife, Patricia of McKinney, Eula Scott of Irving and Margaret Nell Benton of Irving; numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.
Vernon is preceded in death by his wife, Jean Wade; parents, one brother and nine sisters.
A Funeral Service will be held at the First Baptist Church in Frisco on Friday, May 3, 2013 at 10:30 AM with Pastor Elwood Larson officiating. Interment will follow at Ridgeview Memorial Park in Allen. A Visitation will be held prior to the funeral service on Friday beginning at 9:30 AM.