Wade Mayfield

Saturday, March 31, 2007

BELLEVILLE, Ill. -- Vernowen "Wade" Mayfield, 81, died at 6:56 p.m. March 29, 2007, at Belleville Memorial Hospital.

Born Aug. 20, 1925, in Scott County (Mo.), the son of Oscar and Hettie Mayfield, he was an aircraft worker for McDonnell Douglas in St. Louis before retiring. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.

On Sept. 7, 1946, he married Dora Dumey who preceded him in death on Oct. 6, 1991.

On Feb. 13, 1993, he married Lucille Fiedler who survives of the home.

He is also survived by six stepchildren, 13 stepgrandchildren and one great-


Visitation will be from 1 until time for services at 1:30 p.m. Monday at St. Ambrose Catholic Church in Chaffee, Mo. The Rev. Ralph Duffner will officiate.

Burial will follow in the St. Ambrose Catholic Cemetery in Chaffee.

Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee is in charge of arrangements.