2008-06-07 / Obituaries

Dewey "Duke" Meade

A funeral service for Dewey "Duke" Meade, 71, of Woodsfield, formerly of Buckeye Lake, was May 31, 2008, at the Harper Funeral Home, Beallsville.

Mr. Meade died May 28, 2008, at home.

He was born September 4, 1936 in Washington County, Ohio, a son of the late Elza and Freda Lippencott Meade. He was a retired lumber mill worker and he loved to hunt and fish. In addition to his parents, Dewey was preceded in death by a brother, Raymond Meade and two sisters, Catherine Howard and Audrey Nelson.

Surviving are his wife, Ruth Pittman Meade; his children, Cheryl Huntsman of Jerusalem, Larry (Debbie) Meade of Hanover, Tammy (Jeff) Hart of Macksburg, Tina Schultz (Dwayne Wine) of Byesville, Rick (Kelly) Meade of Seneca Lake, Brian (Heidi) Meade of Beallsville, Amy (Anthony) Clark of Barnesville, Virginia Meade (Jack Scholz) of Hannibal, Kristi (Jeff) Holiday of Creston, and Lowell Vanness of Somerton; 33 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Grace (Bud) Webb of London and Linda Johnson of Hebron; his best friend, Dean Slone of Hebron; his former wife, Wanda Meade of Beallsville; several nieces, nephews, and friends.

Send condolences to www. harperfh.net.

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