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James Geary Wade

November 5, 1942 ~ February 21, 2021 (age 78)


James “Geary” Wade, age 78 of Owensboro, Kentucky, passed away peacefully at his home on Sunday, February 21, 2021. He was born on November 5, 1942 in Hartford, Kentucky to the late Lydren and Violet Combs Wade. Geary worked as a movie projectionist at Rio Drive-in Movie Theater.

He is survived by his love of many years, Phyllis Wade and their children, Gloria Westerfield, Anthony Wade, Barry Wade, Shenna Adamic, Denna Quiggins and Charles Wade. He was blessed with several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donation to the James “Geary” Wade Memorial Fund, c/o William L. Danks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 407, Beaver Dam, Kentucky 42320.

Private services will be held at a later date. William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam, Kentucky has been entrusted with the arrangements.

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