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Obituary
Dugrette Steele Wade
June 17, 1929 - January 26, 2019
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Person County, NC
Visitation
Monday January 28, 2019, 10-11 AM
New Brook United Methodist Church
265 Old Durham Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27573
 
Service
Monday January 28, 2019, 11 AM
Church Service
New Brook United Methodist Church
265 Old Durham Rd.
Roxboro, NC 27573
Dugrette Steele Wade, 89, of Roxboro, died Saturday, January 26, 2019 at Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Born in Person County, she was the daughter of the late Joseph Steele and Oreda Wrenn Steele O'Briant. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by the father of her children, Bernice Cornelius Wade and one brother, Barron Arledge Steele. Mrs. Wade was a home health aide. She was a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church where she was very active with the youth in earlier years.

Surviving are her children: April W. Martin (L.M.), Stephanie Arledge Wade and Timothy Graham Wade (Sarah), all of Roxboro; one brother, Thomas Keith O'Briant of Roxboro; one sister, Becky Palmer of Roxboro; four grandchildren: Shanel R. Martin, Shaun P. Martin (Starlett), Joshua Daniel Wade and Leah Jordan Wade; one step great-granddaughter, Mikala Halbrook.

Funeral service will be 11 AM Monday, January 28, 2019 at New Brook United Methodist Church with the Rev. Everett Gardner and Rev. Herbert Brown officiating. Burial will follow in the Wrenn Family Cemetery. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service (10-11 AM).

Pallbearers will be Joshua Wade, Chris Palmer, Roger O'Briant, Michael Brandon, Sammy Brandon and Linwood Clayton. Honorary pallbearers will be the Men's I Class at Theresa Baptist Church.

Memorials may be made to New Brook United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 1053, Roxboro, NC 27573, Theresa Baptist Church, 3919 Chub Lake Road, Roxboro, NC 27574 or Roxboro Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, 901 Ridge Road, Roxboro, NC 27573.