Richard Wayne Broadway Sr.

Published 8:56 am Sunday, February 4, 2018

Mr. Richard Wayne Broadway Sr., 66, of Beechwood Drive, Mocksville, died on Friday, Feb. 2, 2018 at his home.

He was born Sept. 24, 1951, in Gaston County to the late Aylmer Wayne and Shirley Jeanette Bumgardner Broadway Moore. Mr. Broadway was a veteran of the U.S. Navy having served during the Vietnam War. He was retired from Energy United after moe than 20 years. Mr. Braodway was a member of First United Methodist Church, Mocksville.  He had served as a Mocksville Town Commissioner and was a golfer.

Survivors: his wife, Debra Paige Balsley Broadway of the home; 2 children, Richard Wayne Broadway II (Tara) of Wilmington and Jenny Broadway Smith (Matthew) of Advance; 3 siblings, Donnie Broadway of Columbia, S.C., Darin Moore (Shel) of Raleigh and Paige Rhinehart (Wayne) of Indian Trail; and 2 grandchildren, Cole Wayne Broadway and Emersyn Paige Smith.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 17 at Eaton Funeral Chapel, with Dr. Glenn L. Myers Jr. officiating. Military honors will be conducted by the VFW Memorial Honor Guard.

Memorials: The Dragonfly House, 387 Valley Road, Mocksville; or First UMC, 310 N. Main St., Mocksville, Memo: Childcare Ministries.