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Fleeter Johnson-Wade

Ms. Fleeter Johnson Wade was born on January 8, 1939, to the late Mr. Whitt Johnson and Mrs. Otelia (Rice) Johnson in Halifax, North Carolina. She departed this life on October 17, 2021.
Ms. Wade was a diligent worker. She was employed with the Nashville Metro Police assigned to Public Schools as a Crossing Guard, Saint Thomas Hospital as a Unit Clerk, and an Over the Road Truck Driver. She enjoyed gardening, painting, and watching sports on television.
Fleeter was 82 years old and loved by her brothers and sisters who currently reside in Halifax, NC. She was the second oldest child and oldest daughter to Whitt Johnson and Otelia (Rice) Johnson. She was preceded in death by one brother Marcus, survived by Roland, Barbarjean, Picket, Decolila, Coleman and Alice.
Fleeter was a high school graduate. She completed two years of college at Virgina State. She left college to become a mother and wife. She married Henry Wade and delivered nine children, by the time the oldest reached age 12 she was a single parent. She traveled from Virgina to Washington, DC and settled in Tennessee. She work hard to earn a living and even harder to keep her children together.
Ms. Wade leaves to cherish her memories: son Lloyd Wade –Lloyd Jr (2 children), Latelia (1 child),Lavell),
Son Larry Wade (Donna) - (Ronnie Floyd (2 children), Dominque Wade (3 children), son Lyle Wade (Jonnetta) - (Lyle Harvey (Nicole), daughter Linda Wade (Eric) - (Destiny (2 children), Tiffany, Danielle Bradley, Joshua Kemp, Justin Kemp), daughter Valerie Wade - (Fleeter (2 children), Son Henry Wade

Tracy Fanning - (Daryl Ingram (3 children), Sherita (2 children), Mario (3 children), Kelia Fanning, Thomasina Fanning (1 child), Thomaz Fanning( 2 children) daughter Pamela Wade - (Joseph Braden (2 children), Jomekia Braden (1 child) and daughter Lisa Wade - (Reese (3 children) Rashad..

Viewing Sunday, October October 24, 2021, 2:00 p.m.-4:00p.m. at funeral home. Visitation Monday, October 25, 2021, 12-1:00 with funeral to follow at Spruce Street Baptist Church 504 Spruce Street. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery North.


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I am so sorry to hear of Ms. Fleeter’s passing. She was much loved by our family. She was the crossing guard at my daughter’s school and always had a hug and smile for her. This made a huge difference during some tough middle school years. My son and I enjoyed spending time with her while we waited for my daughter.

Much love to all her loved ones.

Tasha Johnson May 18 2022 4:58 PM

Very Strongest Black Woman I\'ve enjoyed meeting through my travels in life will be truly missed

Chiquita McGraw Oct 23 2021 10:16 PM

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