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Edwin "Rusty" Wade

February 14, 1940 — March 30, 2023

Edwin "Rusty" Wade

Edwin “Rusty” Wade

Evans, GA – Entered into rest on Thursday, March 30, 2023, Edwin “Rusty” Wade, 83, husband of Wilma D. Wade.

Family members in addition to his wife include his children: Julie Lynn Wade (Laura Brown), Lori Ann Patterson, Jamie DeAnn Zachry (Michael); and his grandchildren: Jesse Wade Patterson (Savannah Pennington), Maybre Olivia Zachry, and Hagen Ray Zachry (Jayme). He is predeceased by his parents: Cleo and Eva Wade; and his siblings: Juanita Dametz (Carl), Choletta Morrow (Raymond), and Bill Wade (MaryAnn).

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Comfort Farms A Healing Place for Veterans, or to a charity of your choosing.

The memorial service will be held Monday, April 3, 2023 at 11:00 A.M. in the chapel of Thomas Poteet & Son.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service, beginning at 10:00 A.M., at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Please sign the guestbook at
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