Powles Staton Funeral Home
John Clifford Wyatt, 75, of Salisbury, passed away Monday, April 23, 2018 at Novant Health Rowan Medical Center in Salisbury.
He was born February 23, 1943 in Fayetteville, NC to the late Ernest Walter and Beulah File Wyatt. John was a 1961 graduate of East Rowan High School, and he earned a Masters Degree in Education from UNC Chapel Hill. John retired from Wayne Community College where he worked as a Professor. He was a member of Providence United Methodist Church, where he was a lay leader and past Sunday School Teacher.
John was active with Meals on Wheels of Rowan, and he loved volunteering at Morgan Elementary School. He enjoyed studying and reading his Bible and spending time at the beach.
In addition to his parents, John was preceded in death by his wife, Fay Wyatt, whom he married on June 9, 1963, and brother, Ernest Walter Wyatt, Jr.
John is survived by his sons, Frank Wyatt of Salisbury, NC, Craig Wyatt and wife Kim of Searsmont, ME, Lucas Wyatt of Salisbury; daughter, Laci Wyatt of Salisbury; sister, Iola Walton of Carthage; grandson, Declan Wyatt; granddaughter, Macartney Wyatt both of Searsmont, ME; sisters-in-law, Betty Wyatt, and Becky Bost and husband Bob of Rockwell; ; and brother-in-law, Max Morefield and wife Sis of Salisbury.
The family will greet friends and relatives on Friday, April 27, 2018, 10:00 am - 11:00 am at Providence United Methodist Church, Salisbury, NC.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 am on Friday, April 27, 2018, in the Providence United Methodist Church, Salisbury, NC, with Pastor Aldana Allen, officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Providence United Methodist Church Building Fund 6450 Bringle Ferry Road.
Powles Staton Funeral Home of Rockwell, honored provider of Veterans Funeral Care, is assisting the Wyatt family. Online condolences may be made at www.powlesfuneralhome.com.
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