Durham Morning Herald Newspaper May 1, 1949 Section I Page 8
Hillsboro, April 30, 1949 – Mrs. Lessie Haley McDade, 66, of Cedar Grove died in a Durham hospital after one day’s illness. She was a member of the Hillsboro Chapter, Order of Eastern Star, and had received a lifetime membership in the W.S.C.S. of the Cedar Grove Methodist Church.
Surviving are her husband, Carl C McDade of the home; five sons, Jack McDade of Chapel Hill, Curtis McDade of Baltimore, Md, Donald McDade of Cedar Grove, Larry McDade of Raleigh and Matt McDade of London, England; three daughters, Mrs. S A Underhill and Mrs. John Pope, both of Durham, and Mrs. Harold Keating of Hillsboro; three sisters, Mrs. C G Rosman of Hillsboro, Mrs. Nina McAdams of Efland, and Mrs. Euna Stewart of Kittrell; one brother Jasper Haley of Fuquay Springs; and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 11AM from the Cedar Grove Methodist Church, of which she was a member, with the Rev H B Lewis, pastor, officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery. Pallbearers will be Franklin McAdams, Charlie Murphy, Clair McDade, James Burch, Sam McDade, and Glen Rosman.