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Patricia Ann Wade-Dye, 85, Russell Springs, KY (1935-2021)

Patricia Ann (Ritter) Wade-Dye of Russell Springs passed away at her home Thursday, October 21, 2021. She was 85 years old.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11amCT on Tuesday, October 26, 2021, at Bernard Funeral Home, 367 N. Main St., Russell Springs, KY , with Bro. Tim Wade and Bro. John Wilson officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Memorial Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Monday, October 25, 2021, from 5pmCT until 8pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home.

Patricia was born October 26, 1935, in Vandalia, IL, to Fred and Jessie Ritter. On July 5, 1952, she married James F. Wade, who preceded her in death. After which she married Lee Dye, who also preceded her in death.

Pat is survived by four children, Andrew (and JeanAnn) Wade, Kimberlee (and Jerry) Bramley, Gregory (and Debra) Wade, and Lorraine (and Juan) Alvizo, all of Russell Springs. She is also survived by a step-daughter, Belinda (and Ronnie) Guffey, of Somerset; 17 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.

Pat was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother, who loved Jesus, her family, gardening, and singing. Her steadfast faith in Christ, as her personal Lord and Savior, was her help and stay throughout her life's journey.

Pallbearers for Patricia will be Michael Barger, Seth Wade, Sam Wade, Nathan Acree, Emory Miller, Colton Collins, Brian Bramley, Travis Roy, Joseph Roy, and Andrew Lindsey.

Patricia's funeral arrangements are entrusted to Bernard Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at

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Patricia Ann Wade-Dye, 85, Russell Springs, KY (1935-2021)

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