OLIVE  BRANCH

Herbert Wade Feathers Sr., 83, went to be with His Lord and Savior, Nov. 16, 2018, with his family at his bedside. He leaves his wife Carolyn of  61 very happy years; five children, Becky Head (Dale), Connie Hopper (Kenny), Judy Arnold (Terry), Wade Jr. (Felicia), Vicki Garrison (Greg); 10 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren. Herbert was preceded in death by his parents, Leonard and Lucy Feathers; five brothers, Shorty, Charlie, V.A., Lawrence, Darnell and one sister, Dora. Herbert was born in Slayden and raised in and around Holly Springs. He moved to Memphis in 1952. Herbert retired from Fruehauf Trailer Co., worked at Humko and owned a car lot. He was an avid car man, working on them and drag racing them. Herbert gave his heart to Jesus Christ in 1972 and was never the same. He loved going to church, learning God’s word and witnessing. He never ceased to tell others about Jesus. He will truly be missed by his family and others. He was a member of Longview Heights Baptist Church in Olive Branch. Family and friends will gather to share memories 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 21, 2018 followed by services at 12 p.m. at the church. Burial will be at Forest Hill South Cemetery. Forest Hill Funeral Home and Memorial Park-South. 901-346-3250.