John "Wayne" Myers, Sr., 75, of Salisbury, passed away on Tuesday, May 3, 2016 at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston Salem, NC.
Wayne was born on December 21, 1940 to the late John Vernon and Bessie Mowery Myers McClamrock in Salisbury, NC. Wayne was self employed until he retired in 2010.
Wayne enjoyed fishing, hunting, "tinkering" in his shop and building things. He loved traveling and spending time with his family.
In addition to parents, Wayne was preceded in death by Son, Rusty Wayne Myers, Brother, Robert Myers, and great grandson, JJ Myers.
Wayne is survived by his wife of over 54 years, Joan Carol Myers, whom he married December 18, 1961; Three Daughters, Linda Myers Spillman and boyfriend Eric Bailey of Mocksville, Annette Myers Carpenter and husband Brian, Melissa Dawn Myers Allen and husband Chris all of Salisbury; Two Sons, John Wayne Myers, Jr, and David Lee Myers both of Salisbury; Brother, Larry Myers and wife Janet; Sister, Louise Myers Lowman; Six Grandsons, Joseph, Jeremy, Joey, Drew, Johnny, and Robert; Three Granddaughters, Sarah, BillieAnn, and Kaleigh; and 11 great grandchildren.
There will be a Memorial Service at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorials in memory of Mr. Wayne may be made to Genesis Baptist Church 9710 Old Concord Road China Grove NC 28023.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the Myers family . Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.