David Lee Wadford – Wake Forest Obituary

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David Lee Wadford

Mar 1, 1928 – May 25, 2016


Mr. David Lee Wadford, 88, died Wednesday afternoon at his home.

A Graveside funeral service will be held on Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 1:00 pm in the Wake Forest Cemetery. The family will receive visitors from 11:00 am – 12:45pm in the Bright Funeral Home.

Mr. Wadford was born March 1, 1928 in Wake County, the son of the late Oma Fowler and William Wadford. He graduated from Millbrook High School, class of 1945. He was a farmer for many years before graduating from the Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary in 1955.

Mr. Wadford is survived by his son, David Todd Wadford, of Raleigh; and many nieces & nephews.

The family would like to thank Transitions Hospice and all of Mr. Wadford’s caregivers for their loving care.

Flowers are acceptable, or memorials may be directed to the Alzheimer’s Association, P. O. Box 96011, Washington DC 20090-6011, www.alz.org.

A service of Bright Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 405 S. Main Street, Wake Forest, NC 27587.