Welcome to the memorial page for

Kenneth Carroll Wade

August 7, 1939 ~ July 24, 2017 (age 77)

Kenneth C. Wade

August 7, 1939 – July 24, 2017


Kenneth Carroll Wade, 77, died Monday at Wayne UNC Health Care.

Funeral service will be Thursday at 10:00 AM at Evergreen Funeral Home.  Committal will follow in Evergreen Memorial Cemetery.  The Rev. Bill Cotton will officiate.

Family will receive friends before the service.

Surviving are two daughters; Cindy Kaye Gustin of Conn. and Tammy Jean Hill of Rosewood; Brother, Charles C. Wade (Brenda) of Mount Olive; Three grandsons and a granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carrie Maybell Pike Wade and Royce Wade, and siblings James Edward Wade, Harold Lee Wade and Carrie Elizabeth Cox.

Kenneth was a retired Fireman with the City of Goldsboro, a retired truck driver for the state of North Carolina and was a veteran of the US Army. 

The family request that memorials be made to the American Heart Association-Mid Atlantic Affliliate, 4217 Park Place Ct., Glen Allen, VA, 23060-9979 or online at

Charitable donations may be made to:

American Heart Association
4217 Park Place Court, Glen Allen VA 23060-9979

 Service Information

Funeral Service
July 27, 2017

10:00 AM
Evergreen Funeral Home, Cemetery, & Cremation
3888 Hwy 70 W
Princeton, NC 27569

July 27, 2017

11:00 AM
Evergreen Memorial Cemetery
3888 Hwy 70 W
Princeton, NC 27569

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