Manager/Licensed Funeral Director & Embalmer
Wade has been in funeral service since the age of 16 and has been a licensed funeral director and embalmer for over 35 years. He has been a co-owner of a funeral home for over 25 years when he and his wife Tracy decided to re-locate to Clarksville in order to be closer to their family. Wade and Tracy have a son, Eric, who lives in Nashville and a daughter, Dr. Erin Taylor, and a son in law, Dr. Vince Taylor, who live in Clarksville. Wade and Tracy are also blessed with a granddaughter, Lydia, and a grandson, Logan, here in Clarksville. Wade is a graduate of the Indiana College of Mortuary Science and has also served for 8 years as county coroner. He is a member of the Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite and Murat Shrine, and is a member of the Clarksville Civitan Club. Wade is excited to be a part of Gateway Funeral Home and excited to be living in Clarksville and to begin a new phase of his career in funeral service.