of Scranton, AR
February 2, 1939 - February 18, 2022
Marvin E. Wade, 83, a resident of Scranton, passed away Friday, February 18, 2022, at his home. Marvin was born February 2, 1939, in Abernathy, Texas to the late Dennis Richard and Alta Leona (Jackson) Wade. Marvin served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War. After his military service, Marvin spent his working years in propane distribution, most recently with Amerigas. He also retired from the Paris Fire Department and was member of the St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Scranton and the Catholic War Veterans. In addition to his parents Marvin was preceded in death by his wife of 56 years, Jeanette Catherine Wade; a grandson, Jaydon Wade, a great granddaughter, Presley Hood and a sister, Carol Boyd.Survivors include five sons, Marvin D. Wade and wife, Lisa of Subiaco, Kevin Wade and wife, Tina of Ramona, California, Mark Wade of Scranton, Harold Wade of Scranton and Greg Wade and wife, Ashley of Magazine; four daughters, Angela Dickson and husband, John of Natchitoches, Louisiana, Barbara Geels and husband, John of Scranton, Deborah Vredenburg and husband, Wayne of Paris and Jennifer Grisham and husband, Donald of Scranton; twenty grandchildren; sixteen great grandchildren and a brother, James Wade and wife, Donna of Lubbock, Texas.Rosary service will be held at 7:00 p.m., Monday, February 21, 2022, at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Scranton.The funeral mass will be held at 10:00 a.m., Tuesday, February 22, 2022, at St. Ignatius Catholic Church in Scranton with Fr. John Miranda officiating. Burial with military honors provided by the United States Honor Guard will follow at St. Ignatius Catholic Cemetery in Scranton under the direction of Roller Funeral Home in Paris.
To order a DVD copy of this video memorial, please contact our funeral home at 479-963-2733.
So very sorry to hear this! My mom (Nona) worked with Marvin for many, many years! He became known as "Uncle Marvin" to me. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you
So sorry of Marvins passing, He helped to keep our City safe from fires many years. My love and prayers to his family.
Sorry for your loss my friend will keep you and your family in my prayers
I worked with Marvin for many years at the propane company. He was a great team player and friend. My condolences to the family.
So sorry for your loss. Praying for the family. Marvin was good and kind man. May he Rest In Peace,,
So sorry for the loss of your loved one. The family will be in my thoughts & prayers.
So sorry for the loss of Marvin. He was a good man and friend.
Greg & Family,So very sorry. Prayers. May God bless you with comfort and peace. Deepest Sympathy,Diane & Billy Johnson Family
Prayers for all of the family. It was a good man and will be missed very much.
Always such a nice man. Praying for your family.
My condolences to your family. May God give you strength and comfort at this time of need.
Thoughts and prayers Neal and Tamara Wade
I am so sorry to here this. Marvin was a great guy. I remember he always called me Larry Bill. Only people that have known me for many years call me that. May he rest in peace.
My prayers are with the Marvin Wade family he was a nice friendly man who kept our propane tank full. He always had a friendly smile n great attitude about life. I worked with his son Greg at Stark a kind young man may God give you all peace.