Wayne Wyatt, age 61, of Marion, passed away unexpectedly at his residence on June 21, 2019.
Wayne was born in McDowell County on January 22, 1958 to the late Donna Burnette Meyer. He was a member of New Horizon Baptist Church and proudly served in the United States Army. Wayne enjoyed fishing, hunting and tinkering with mechanics. He was always fixing something. Most of all he loved to spend as much time as he could with his two grandsons. Wayne will be remembered for the love and care he gave his family. In addition to his mother, Wayne was preceded in death by a son, Joshua Tyler Wyatt.
Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 33 years, Cindy L. Wyatt, of the home; two children, Travis Wayne Wyatt of Florida and Kayela Ann Wyatt and fiancè, of Marion; a sister, Lisa Reyes and husband Richard, of Tennessee; and two grandsons, Tyler Joshua Altamirano and Landon Lee Wyatt.
A funeral service will be held on Wednesday, June 26, 2019 at 4:00 p.m. in the New Horizon Baptist Church with Rev. Steve Bugenhagen officiating. The family will receive friends from 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Military honors will follow the service in the church by the United States Army.