Ronald Glenn Wade
Ronald Glenn Wade, 68, of Midland, Texas, died Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2013.
A memorial service was Monday at Nalley-Pickle & Welch Chapel in Midland, with the Rev. Robert Kirk officiating.
Visitation was Sunday.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be donated to Hospice Midland, PO Box 2621, Midland, TX 79702; Lone Star Sanctuary for Animals, PO Box 50426, Midland, TX 79710: or Shriners Hospitals for Children International Headquarters, 2900 Rocky Point Dr, Tampa, FL.
Mr. Wade was born March 28, 1945, in Fairfield, the son of James and Hilda Wade. He married Carol Biles, Feb. 12, 1966.
He graduated from Fairfield High School in 1963 and received hisbachelor’s degree in accounting from Parsons College in 1967.
He served with the Iowa National Guard, 34th Army Band from 1962 to 1970.
He started his career with Hy-Vee Food Stores in Chariton in 1967, and rose to the position of Divisional Controller.
In 1983, he purchased an accounting practice in Midland. He passed the CPA exam and received his license in 1993.
He was a member of AICPA and TSCPA, where he held various offices at the local and state level. He was a Mason and a Shriner with Abu Bekr Temple.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Wade of Midland, Texas; one daughter, Kristen Henry and spouse David of Dallas, Texas; and one son, Steven Wade and spouse Holli of Oklahoma City, Okla.; two grandchildren; and one sister, Joyce Jeffrey of Fairfield.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Pamela Foster.