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1015 W Wolfe St.
P.O. Box 543
Grand Saline, TX 75140
Phone: 903-962-3333
Fax: 903-962-3651
Grady Rude

Grady Odell Rude

Thursday, November 21st, 1935 - Saturday, September 5th, 2020
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Services for Grady Odell Rude, 84, of Golden, are scheduled for 2 p.m., Thursday, September 10, 2020, at Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home, Alba, with Bro. Dwayne McCormack officiating.

Interment will be in Pilgrim Rest #2 Cemetery, Golden.

Mr. Rude passed away September 5, 2020, in Grand Saline. He was born November 21, 1935, in Hamilton County to Winn Ole and Gladys Marie Sorley Rude. On May 8, 1981, he married Joyce Virginia Jones in Arlington. Grady was a materials handler for General Motors and retired from the company after 30 years of service. He had lived in the Golden area for the last 30 years. Grady also served in the United States Air Force. He loved his show goats and living in East Texas. Grady is preceded in death by his parents.

Survivors include his wife of 39 years, Joyce Rude of Mineola; two sons, Randy Rude of Arlington and Rusty Rude and wife Jeanine of Arlington; step-son, Charles Gibbs and wife Donna of Cuba, Missouri; step-daughter, Becky Gibbs of Roosevelt, Oklahoma; brother, Sammy Neal Rudd and wife Chris of Amarillo; two grandchildren, Krista Rude and Jenna Rude; three step-grandchildren, Mike Chew and wife Crista, Jason Chew and partner Dan, and Daymon Gibbs; six great-grandchildren; and numerous other relatives and friends.

The family will receive friends, 6-8 p.m., Wednesday at the funeral home in Alba.
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  • Visitation

    Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wednesday, September 9th, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home
    300 West Holley Street
    ALBA, TX 75410
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  • Service

    Thursday, September 10th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Thursday, September 10th, 2020 2:00pm
    Wilson-Bartley Funeral Home
    300 West Holley Street
    ALBA, TX 75410
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  • Interment

    Pilgrim Rest #2 Cemetery
    Hwy 69
    GOLDEN, TX 75444
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Margaret Morris

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To be a rude man, he was such a sweet guy.
Will miss you rude man.
Love you Joyce...praying for you rude lady.

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