2010-10-06 / Obituaries


Mrs. Wynetta Wade McLendon, age 76, of Colquitt, passed away Tuesday, September 28, 2010, at Seminole Manor Nursing Home in Donalsonville, Ga.

Funeral services were held at 11:00 a.m. on Thursday, September 30, at Flat Creek Baptist Church with Rev. Robert Johns officiating. Interment followed in Flat Creek Baptist Church Cemetery.

Mrs. McLendon was born in Colquitt, on January 27, 1934, to the late Frank Wiley and Maggie Johnson Wade. She attended Flat Creek Baptist Church, worked as a secretary and was a homemaker.

She is survived by her husband, Ross McLendon of Colquitt; a son Phillip and Nancy McLendon of McDonough, Ga; sisters, Nita and Jack Whiddon of Doyles, Ga, Bobbie Peace of Moultrie, Ga., Mildred and Hays Bowen of Colquitt, and Evelyn Forsyth of Haines City, FL. She is also survived by two grandchildren, Ivey McLendon and Halie McLendon, both of Colquitt.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Frank Wiley and Maggie Johnson Wade; a son, Steve McLendon; three sisters, Maggie Mae Gordon, Annie Lee Glass, and Mary Wade; five brothers, Bill Wade, Forest Wade, Maxwell Wade, Randolph Wade, and Roger Wade.

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