She was preceded in death by her parents, Hiley Joe and Auzula Wade; sisters, Eula Simpkins and Erma Wade; and brothers, Frank, Clarence and Herschel Wade.
Ovella is survived by her sister, Helen Marie Wade; and many nieces and nephews.
Ovella was a longtime member of Grove United Methodist Church. She loved to travel, gardening and flowers.
The family would like to give special thanks to Intrepid Hospice.
The family received friends on Friday, June 30, 2023, at Grove United Methodist Church in Radford. Funeral services will begin at 11 a.m. with Rev. Dr. Jan C. Nicholson Angle officiating. Interment will follow in Big Sand Cemetery in Indian Valley.
In lieu of flowers, please consider donations to Radford Fire and Rescue or to Grove UM Church.
The Wade family is in the care of Mullins Funeral Home & Crematory in Radford.