Sequoyah High School ~ Student 1960s
MARBLE CITY, Ok -- Funeral services for Elsie Pettit Wade (Seq. Class of 1967), 64, of Marble City, were held Dec. 9th at the Agent Mallory-Martin Chapel, Sallisaw. Okla. with Bro. Roland Wade officiating. Burial was at the Flute Springs Cemetery.
Ms. Wade was born Mar. 7, 1949, in Tahlequah to William "Choc" Pettit and Cynthia (Rosin) Pettit. She died Thursday Dec. 5, 2013, in Sallisaw.
Mrs. Wade was a Registered nurse and homemaker.
Survivors include one daughter, Richenda and son-in-law, Charles Harris of Roland ,Okla; six sisters, Reba Rodgers, Cecelia Hardbarger, Phoebe Pettit Cheater (Seq.Fresh '69) and Winnie Pettit (Seq. Soph '73) all of Marble City and Cynthia Lois Pettit Vann (Seq Fresh. '74) and Shannon Cheater both of Sallisaw; two brothers: Jack Pettit of Park Hill and Gerald Pettit (Seq.Cls'70) of Marble City; two grandchildren: Lili and Gabe.
She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Deronie Pettit (Seq Freshman 1971) , and one sister, Dollie Mae Pettit Blackbird (Seq. Class of 1972).