Mrs. Mary Arnell Cotham Wade, 84, of the Bodenham Community died May 31, 2020, at her home.
Mrs. Wade was born Oct. 2, 1935, in Campbellsville and was a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She retired from Redstone Arsenal in Huntsville, Ala. She was a beloved member of First Missionary Baptist Church, Bodenham and a church mother. She taught BTU until her health failed and she loved her Bodenham family and friends. She is preceded in death by husband Leon R. Wade; parents, Orddie and Martha Tidwell Cotham; grandson Ricardo Cotham Stangeland; and son-in-law Gary Sweatt.
Memorial services will be held at a later date. Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 10, at the Middle Tennessee Veterans Cemetery in Pegram.
Bennett-May & Pierce Funeral Home and Crematory is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors included son Leon Ricarodo Wade Jr. and wife Carol of Pulaski; daughters, Laurie Ann Wade and special friend Phil Stangeland of the Bodenham Community, Audry Antoinette Sweatt of Nashville; grandchildren, Jonathan W. Sweatt, Michael R. Sweatt, Adriane N.L. Sweatt; four great-grandchildren; special friend Janie Sherill; and a host of cousins, nephews, nieces and friends.