We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Jones Funeral Home Inc
Mr. Ardell Wade, age 74, died at home surrounded by his loved ones in Chapel Hill, NC, on Friday, August 19th, 2022.
Ardell was born to the late Christine and Theodore Roosevelt Wade on June 24, 1948, in Mebane, NC. He lived in Raleigh, North Carolina, before settling in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. He graduated from Orange High School and retired from Saint Augustine University. Ardell loved music and had a remarkable talent with playing many instruments including the piano and guitar. He even had a popular band in the mid 70's.
Ardell was preceded in death by Brother Calvin Wade, Rossi Wade, and Sisters Ressie and Melissa Wade. Survivors include his Brother Theodore Wade, Sisters Gerri Waden, Ellen, Nelda, and Kendra Wade. Children James Edwards, Vincent Wade, and Deddrick Wade and a host of nieces and nephews. Ardell leaves behind 9 grandchildren & many family and friends.