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Mary Lois Wade, 72, Russell County, KY (1947-2019)

Mary was a school teacher. She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby Whitlock Perkins and a sister, Angela Perkins Voris.

Mary Lois Wade, 72, of Russell Springs, died Wednesday, January 30, 2019 at the University of Louisville Hospital.

Funeral services will be 1pmCT Sunday, February 3, 2019 at the Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with burial in the Salem Cemetery. Visitation 11-1pmCT Sunday at the funeral home.

She was born January 29, 1947 in Hodgenvillle, Ky.

Mary was a school teacher.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Ruby Whitlock Perkins and a sister, Angela Perkins Voris.

Survivors include:

3 children - Michael Stephen Wade, Russell Springs; Monica Pauline Conner, Jamestown; and Melanie Ruth Dyer, Louisville

Her father - Clifford Perkins

5 grandchildren - Natalie Dyer, Megan Dyer, Cynthia Auterson, Dana Auterson, and Noah Auterson

1 great grandson - Gabriel Miller

3 sisters - Elaine Perkins, Louisville; Connie Perkins-Hunt, Hodgenville; and Wanda Baumgardner, Hodgenville

3 brothers - Daniel Perkins, Hodgenville; David Perkins, Campbellsville; and Martin Perkins, Hodgenville

Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N Main Street, Russell Springs, KY, is in charge of arrangements

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