Wade Lewis Abston

August 28, 1950 ~ April 10, 2021 (age 70)

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Wade Lewis Abston was born to the parentage of the late Willie E. & Elouise Abston on August 28, 1950 in St. Stephens, AL. He transitioned from time to eternity, Saturday, April  10, 2021 at Jackson Medical Center in Jackson, AL.


At an early age he joined James Chapel Baptist Church.


Wade was a humble person with a sweet spirit.


He was preceded in death by his parents, 5 of his siblings, and his sons: Pee Wee James, Wade L  Jr, and Keith L. Abston; and his grandson Anfernee Yelder.


Wade leaves to cherish his memories  seven 

loving children: Shilinda Abston of Chatom, AL,

Felipha Howard of Butler, AL, Wade Abston III of Miami, FL, Monique (Dexter) Abston of

Philadelphia, MS, David Phillips of Washington D.C., Ulanda (Henry) James of Jackson, AL and Rachel (Tremayne) Nicholson of Gainestown, AL; 22 grandchildren and 15 great grand children; nine devoted siblings: Dora (Leroy) 

Mitchell, Bernice Moore,  Allen C. Abston, 

Joseph (Debbie) Abston, Lenora Abston, all of St. Stephens, AL, Rachel (Issac) Jones of Axis, AL, James E. Abston of Duarte, CA, and Catherine (Lawrence) Lilly of Montevallo, AL.; a devoted nephew and niece: Clint (Barbara) Fikes of 

McIntosh, AL and Sherry (James) Hanna of

Montevallo, AL; and a host of loving nieces, nephews, cousins, friends and other family.



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April 17, 2021

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Graveside Service
April 18, 2021

1:00 PM
James Chapel Baptist Church

St. Stephens, Alabama 36569

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