Wade Bremen Dewar, 85, passed away May 6, 2013 at Rex Hospital. Mr. Dewar was born in Harnett County to the late Wade Hampton Dewar and Carrie Cotton Dewar. He is survived by his wife, Evelyn Betts Dewar, children, Jewell Dewar Coats and husband Wilbert P. Coats Jr., and Benton Wade Dewar and wife Martha Roundy Dewar. Grandchildren, Candice Coats and husband Mike Davis, Bert Coats and wife Jenna Price and Jessica Dewar Beal and husband Daniel Beal. Great Grandchildren, Ryder Kelly Coats and Chase Michael Davis. Sister, Louise Turner and other siblings.
Services will be Thursday, May 9th at 11:00 AM at Holly Springs United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends 30 minutes before the service at the church. Burial will follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens.
Mr. Dewar is a Mason and member of the Holly Springs Masonic Lodge 115. He was a founding member of the Holly Springs Volunteer Fire Department. Retired from Progress Energy after 41 years of service. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Holly Springs United Methodist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 68, Holly Springs, NC 27540. Condolences may be made at www.willifordfuneralhome.com.