Margo Wade

Margo Wade

Thursday July 28, 1938 - Saturday January 16, 2021
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Deceased Name: Margo Skinner Wade
Date of Birth: Thursday, July 28, 1938
Date of Death: Saturday, January 16, 2021

Margo McDonald McGehee Wade, 82, of St. Joseph, LA passed away on Saturday, January 16, 2021 at her home. Margo was born Thursday, July 28, 1938 in Monroe, LA. A private family graveside service will be held at Legion Memorial Cemetery in Newellton, LA.

She was preceded in death by her husbands, Donald Raymond McGehee and Burton Lacour Wade; parents, Edwin Randolph McDonald and Dorothy Skinner McDonald; brothers, Edwin Randolph McDonald, Jr. and Walker Burnside "Brother" McDonald; brother-in-law, Arthur John McGehee; sister-in-law, June Shultz McGehee; and step-daughter, Kathy Wade.

Margo leaves behind her children, Gretchen Willis & her husband Frank, Donald McGehee, Jr. & his wife Deirdre, Burton Lacour Wade, Jr. & his wife Nancy, and Kellye Montjoy & her husband Wilson; grandchildren, Sadie Willis, Sally Willis, Sarah Margaret Monk & her husband Donald, Donald Raymond McGehee, III & fiance Aaryn Letson, Kate Wade, Burton Lacour Wade, III, Wilson Montjoy, and Wade Montjoy; sister, Sarita McDonald Bouanchaud; and sisters-in-law, Mary Nell McDonald and Mary Jewel McDonald.

Pallbearers are Donald Raymond McGehee, III, Michael Lewellen, Edwin Randolph McDonald, III, William Edwin McDonald, James Madison Bouanchaud, Jr, Jay Roland Bouanchaud, Arthur John McGehee, Jr., and Jay James.

Honorary pallbearers are Kevin Gummow, Lance Hayes, Eads Hogue, and Mirek Von Springer.

The family would like to thank Riverside Hospital in Alexandria, LA and Penny Crain with Encompass Hospice in Vidalia, LA. A special thanks to Kitty Bradford with Personal Homecare Services in Ferriday, LA.

Margo was a member of the Newellton Union Church and was involved in many civic activities throughout her life. She was so full of life and never met a stranger. Words cannot describe how much she enjoyed her family and friends.

Memorials may be sent to the Newellton Union Church or charity of your choice.

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Dianne Adams Parker

Posted at 01:28am
Margo was such a wonderful fun person, and always had a smile and a hug for everyone. She will be greatly missed. Our prayers and condolences to the family. John and Dianne (Tiger) Parker.

Debra Foster

Posted at 09:36pm
When I delivered newspapers, Margo often met me around 5 am to "visit". She never failed to speak to me and my family when we attended Newellton Union Church. We will miss her kindness. We express our sympathies to her family.
Mr and Mrs Eulas Foster and Family

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Posted at 09:04pm
Doug and I will miss Margo very much. She was a special person. We loved her. Doug and Linda Mills
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