'Bill' William Richard Wade 
October 17, 1937 - December 12, 2006

'Bill' William Richard Wade, 69 entered into rest on December 12, 2006 in Batesville, Arkansas. He was born October 17, 1937 in Ophre, Oregon to William Howard and Lorene Merdith (Lancaster) Wade. He was of the Baptist faith and was retired from the Stone County Highway Department. He is survived by his daughter, Mary Susan Wade of St. James; a close companion, Cecilia Scribner of Almond; one brother, Bob Wade of St. Joe, Ark.; three nephews, Shane Wade, Jeff Eccleston and Brad Eccleston; six nieces, Charlotte Dixon, Shanna Burns, Tina Thomas, Jami Henderson, Myette Storey and Missy Avey and many relatives and friends.  He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Marion Eccelston. Bill also enjoyed his Thursday night dancing, playing bingo and visiting at the round table at Jackson's Store with all of his buddies. Visitation is 6 - 9 p.m., Friday, December 15, 2006 at Roller Crouch Chapel, Mtn. View. Funeral service is 2 p.m., Saturday, December 16, 2006 at St. James United Methodist Church, St. James Community, Mtn. View with Pastor Steve Johnson officiating. Interment will be in Mount Joy Cemetery near Duggan Community, Mtn. View. Pallbearers are Roger Forshee, Shane Wade, Tom Younger, Kent Brewer, Paul Ivy and John Pastrana. Honorary pallbearers are Jack Morris, Donnie Reed, Gaylon Sandefur, Charlie Blackwell, John Younger and Mort York. Roller Crouch Funeral Home, Mtn. View is in charge of the arrangements.

Service Information
Roller Crouch Chapel
405 S. Peabody
Mountain View,  AR 72560
12/15/2006 at 6 - 9 p.m.
St. James United Methodist Church
St. James Community, Hwy. 14 East
Mountain View,  AR 72560
12/16/2006 at 2 p.m.

Obituary Provided By:
Roller-Crouch Funeral Home
405 Peabody
Mountain View, AR  72560