Contributed by E. Kerley

Durham Herald Sun Newspaper April 15, 1999 Section C page 2

Leo Hughes McDade, 88, died Wednesday morning in Northwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. A native of Orange County, he moved to Durham as a child and lived here since. He was employed with Durham Laundry for many years as a route manager, retiring in 1975. Mr. McDade was a member of Mt. Hermon Baptist Church, the Hudson Sunday School Class of that church and a member of the VFW.

Surviving are his wife, Willie Mae Garrard McDade of Durham and one brother, Arthur K. McDade of Durham.

Graveside funeral services will be held Friday at 3 p.m. in Maplewood Cemetery, section 1. Officiating will be the Rev. Harry Brown. The family will receive visitors at Howerton & Bryan Funeral Home Thursday night from 7 until 9 o'clock. Instead of flowers memorials may be made to Mt. Hermon Baptist Church or to Triangle Hospice.