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Alfred “Al” “Buddy” Mason Wade

Alfred “Al” “Buddy” Mason Wade, 75, widower of the late Carolyn Diane Withrow Wade, died Sunday September, 19, 2021, at his home in Paris, KY.

He was born in Fleming County, KY, to Jewell Dixon Wade and the late Delbert Wade. He was a retired Trane employee and a headstone engraver. Al also was an avid UK basketball and football fan.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by one son, Steven (Rachel) Wade; two daughters, Daphne Wade and Melissa (Darian) Turner; six grandchildren, Anthony Wade, Zachary Hawkins, McKynze Hawkins, Ayden Hawkins, Kessler Wade and Baron Wade; one great grandson, Aaryn Kirk; two brothers, Wayne (Kathy) Wade and Del Wade; two brothers-in-law, Tony (Patty) Withrow and Floyde (Lisa) Withrow and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

In addition to his wife and father, he was also preceded in death by one sister, Brenda Argo; father and mother-in-law, Seth T. and Pat Estes Withrow and a brother-in-law, Randy Withrow.

Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m., Friday, September 24, 2021, at the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY, by Rusty Parsons. Burial will follow in the Paris Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m., Thursday, at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Steven Wade, Zachery Hawkins, Ayden Hawkins, Darian Turner, Tony Withrow and Kenny Laughlin.

Honorary pallbearers will be Anthony Withrow, Christopher Wade, Wayne Wade, Del Wade and Sherman Turpin.

The funeral arrangements were entrusted to the Lusk-McFarland Funeral Home, 1120 Main St., Paris, KY.

The online guestbook is at and a 24 hour funeral information line can be reached by calling 859-987-4387.

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