Mr. Ewell Leon McDade, Sr., 78, of Hampton passed away Feb. 12, 2013. He retired from Clayton County Public Works. He was preceded in death by his sons, Danny Ray McDade and Ewell McDade, Jr.

He is survived by his wife, Evelyn; children, Joyce (Tim) Camp of Hampton, John McDade of Hampton, Janice Patterson of Hampton, Art Patterson of Griffin, Wayne Patterson of Griffin, Linda McDade, William McDade, Cathy McDade, Wayne (Debra) Harris of Fayetteville, sisters; Shirley Munson of Griffin, Joyce Fuller of Griffin, grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held, Friday, Feb. 15, at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home. Interment will be at Camp Memorial Park. The family received friends Thursday, Feb. 14, from 5-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Inc., Jonesboro/Stockbridge 770-210-2700, www.fordstewartfuneralhome.com.