Sheila Bobo Wade, born on July 26, 1940 in Alden, AL, passed away peacefully at age 78 on December 25, 2018, at home with her family in Pelham, AL.
Sheila deeply loved her family and had a special place in her heart for her three grandsons; to whom she provided frequent, wise guidance to help keep them in-line. She retired after a long career with Alabama Power, loved fishing on Logan Martin Lake, Continental Gin, Rook, her Alabama football and was an excellent dancer -- especially the twist and jitter-bug.
She is preceded in death by her mother and father, Redelle and Vesuvius Bobo, her in-laws Mary and Willie Wade. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, Billy Joe Wade, daughter Tammy (Bill) Maniscalco, son Christopher Wade, grandsons Matthew (Ambreen) Wimberly, Grant Wimberly and Blake Wimberly. Also survived by her siblings Judy (Buddy) Flippo, Phillip (Beth) Bobo, Laney (Terry) Madison and Cathy (Andrew) Barber.
Visitation will be Thursday, December 27 from 1:00 to 2:00 p.m. with funeral beginning 2:00 p.m. at Crestview Memorial Funeral Home, 5250 Veterans Memorial Dr., Adamsville, AL 35005.