Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Hubert Wade Palmer

Hubert Wade Palmer, age 67, of Fayette, died Jan. 9, 2012, at home. Services will be 10 a.m. today at Tuscaloosa Memorial Chapel Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Ray officiating. Burial will follow in Tuscaloosa Memorial Park with Tuscaloosa Memorial Chapel Funeral Home directing. Visitation will be one hour prior to services at the funeral home.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Gayle McCaleb Palmer; brother, Kenneth Palmer; and parents, Hubert and Lucille Palmer. Survivors include his wife, Dana Lou Palmer of Fayette, Ala.; daughter, Wendy Palmer of Lancaster, Pa.; son, Randal W. Palmer of Cantonment, Fla.; sister, June Palmer Hogue of Northport, Ala.; and grandchildren, Justin, Jase, Lindsey, and Jackson Palmer of Cantonment, Fla., Mary Grace Bedwell of Summerdale, Ala., and Andrew and Abi Renicky of Lancaster, Pa.

Wade served in the Army/National Guard. He was retired from B.F. Goodrich.

Pallbearers will be Justin Palmer, Jase Palmer, Mark Hogue, Michael Hogue, Mark Bedwell, and Phil Onstott. Honorary pallbearers are Mr. and Mrs. Daniel Sanford, Mr. and Mrs. Ernie Kimbrell, Barry Fikes, Mr. and Mrs. Billy Gibson, Mr. and Mrs. Bob Hayse, Ms. Nell Upright, Mr. and Mrs. Paul Medders, Mr. and Mrs. Jerry Pearson, Joe Ray, Mr. and Mrs. Alan Stamps, Mr. and Mrs. Gary McCaleb, and Mr. and Mrs. Ray Lee.

Compliments of The Tuscaloosa News.