He confessed his faith and belief in Jesus Christ at an early age and united with Sixteenth Section Missionary Baptist Church. Wade worked faithfully in his church as a deacon and minister. He worked in the Southeast District Association until his health began to fail. He enjoyed going to church and working in the church. He was a ''people'' person. He retired from Burlington Industries and loved eating fish and ice cream. Wade was a Mason and member of the Wyoming Lodge #461.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by one daughter, Joyce Ann Everett; siblings, Eddie Everett, Paul Everett, Jr. and Verlinda Everett-Campbell; and sister and brothers-in-law, Pearlene Dodds, Juan Simpson and Neander Rowlett.
Wade Everett married Sarah I. Dodds-Everett on April 13, 1958, and to this union five children were born.
He leaves to cherish his memories his wife of 64 years, Sarah Everett; three daughters, Marcia Suber (Edward), Marie Jackson (Raymond) all of Monticello, AR and Felicia McDuffie (Danny); one son, Malcolm K. Everett (Lashaunda) all of Atlanta, GA; four brothers, Arthur Everett (Frankie) of Monticello, Early J. (E.J.) Everett, Sr. (Faye) of McGehee, Rev. Brown Lee Everett (Earlene) and Ray Everett (Linda) both of Pine Bluff; three sisters, Earnestine Everett of Pine Bluff, Georgia Everett-Long of Kansas City, KS and Mae Simpson (Tommie) of Monticello; two sisters-in-law, Bobbie Clark-Everett and Ora Dean Rowlett both of Monticello; one brother-in-law, Travis Campbell of Pine Bluff; grandchildren, Krystal Baines (Tony), Edward Suber, Jr., Cornelius McCray (Michallie), Cassie McCray and William McDuffie; ten great grandchildren; along with a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 28, 2023, at Sixteenth Section Missionary Baptist Church. Burial will be in Sixteenth Section Cemetery. There will be a visitation from 5:00-7:00 p.m. Monday evening at Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home. You can sign Brother Wade's guest book page at www.stephensondearman.com.