Obituary of Dorius Dexter Wade
Dorius Dexter Wade, age 68, died peacefully in his sleep on May 12, 2020 after a prolonged fight with MDS cancer. He was born on February 24, 1952 in Bloomington, Indiana to William and Melba Wade. Dexter moved around to various locations as he grew up and struck out on his own before finally settling down in Slidell, Louisiana with Barbara, his wife of twenty-five and a half years. He was very proud of working at Martin Marietta and loved collecting NASA patches. Dexter was a devout member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and made tremendous strides in recording his family history and genealogy. His hobbies included tinkering with classic cars, watching corny action movies on repeat, and collecting projects. Dexter survived his parents Melba and William and his brother Randy. He is survived by his siblings Teresa and Paul, as well as, his children Keri, Christopher, Jeffrey, Brian, Melonie, David, Sam and Jacob. He also had eighteen precious grandchildren. Memories and condolences may be expresses at www.AudubonFuneralHome.comTo send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Dorius Wade, please visit Tribute Store
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