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CASTLEWOOD, VIRGINIA - Wayne Franklin Salyer, 66, died Thursday, April 14, 2011 at Russell County Medical Center, Lebanon, Virginia.
He was born in Russell County, Virginia; son of the late Charlie and Virdie Marshall Salyer. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Thurman Salyer, Bobby Salyer, and Jimmy Lee Salyer. He attended Mill Creek Holiness Church and Falls Hill Apostolic Church. He was a retired bus driver for the Russell County School System.
He is survived by his wife, Betty Salyer; two daughters, Melissa Ketron and husband, James of Kingsport, Tennessee and Karen Mullins and husband, James of Connelly Spring, North Carolina; three sons, Nelson Salyer and wife, Theresa of Castlewood, Virginia, Randy Salyer and wife, Lisa of Castlewood, Virginia, and Danny Ray Salyer of Castlewood, Virginia; three sisters, Shirley Collins and husband, Alvin of Castlewood, Virginia, Betty Stallard and husband, James of Castlewood, Virginia, and Mary Ruth Jordan and husband, Roger of Castlewood, Virginia; two brothers, Kermit Marshall and wife, Lois of Concord, North Carolina and Billy Salyer and wife, Sue of Castlewood, Virginia; two grandsons, Jonathan Salyer and wife, Britney of Castlewood, Virginia and Brandon Salyer of Castlewood, Virginia; five granddaughters, Abigail Mullins of Connelly Spring, North Carolina, Emily Mullins of Connelly Spring, North Carolina, Pamela Mullins of Connelly Spring, North Carolina, Makayla Ketron of Kingsport, Tennessee, and Katelyn Salyer of Castlewood, Virginia; several nieces, nephews, and a host of friends.
Funeral Services for Wayne Franklin Salyer will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 18, 2011 in Castlewood Funeral Home Chapel, Castlewood, Virginia with Brother Paul White, Brother Raymond Perry, Brother Robert Osborne, and Brother Tommy Ramsey officiating. Interment will follow in Salyer Family Cemetery, Castlewood, Virginia. Pallbearers will be Gary Collins, Jessee Collins, Brent Collins, Eddie Joe Creech, Kevin Stallard, Brian Powers, Matthew Robinette, and Kevin Helbert. Honorary Pallbearers will be Roger Jordan, Joe Jordan, Jim Ball, Richard Lindsay, Junior Collins, Alvin Collins and James Stallard.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Sunday, April 17, 2011 in Castlewood Funeral Home, Castlewood, Virginia. On line condolences may be sent to the Salyer family through our website and a video tribute may be viewed at www.castlewoodfuneralhome.com. Castlewood Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.