Age: 74 Address: Burnsville, North Carolina Date of Death: Sunday, June 15, 2014 Arrangements: Yancey Funeral Service
Details: Wayne Fender of Burnsville passed away on Sunday, June 15th at Mission Memorial Campus.
A native of McDowell County, he was a son of the late Arlin and Connie Phillips Fender. He was also preceded in death by two sisters: Wilma Wilson and Kathleen Shuford and two brothers: Ray and Johnny Fender. Wayne will always be remembered as a kind, generous and giving man who enjoyed coon hunting, fishing and being outdoors.
Surviving is his nieces and nephews: Elaine Hall and husband, Randy, of Burnsville, Doyle Shuford and wife, Kathy, of Marion, Andrew Shuford and wife, Shae, of Burnsville, Rick Fender and wife, Lynne, of Fletcher, Angie Murphy and husband, Marty, of Burnsville, Mike Wilson and wife, Virginia, of Marion, Darrell Wilson of Marion, Lisa Johnson and husband, Rob, of Crossville, TN, Ann Wyatt and husband, Larry, of Micaville and Dennis Fender of Old Fort.
Funeral Services will be held at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, June 17th in the Chapel of Yancey Funeral Services. Rev. Rick Woody will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the services at the funeral home. Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. on Wednesday in the Autrey Cemetery.
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