Doytt Haynes Wagner

Published 10:01 am Friday, January 17, 2020

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Mr. Doytt Haynes Wagner, 71, of Sandy Springs Road, Harmony, died Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2020, at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem.

He was born on Sept.  21, 1948 in Davie County to the late Adam Odell and Mary Madolyn Haynes Wagner. Mr. Wagner was a hard-worker who enjoyed helping the elderly in the neighborhood, loved frog-gigging, and would clean friends’ ponds.  He will be remembered as a generous person who kept his promises and was a friend to many.

He was also preceded in death by: a sister, Connie Dell Wagner Andrews; 2 cousins, Karen and Jackie; grandparents, Emma and Milton Haynes; and an aunt and uncle, Paulie and Hardin Wagner.

Survivors: his wife of 35 years, “Bea” Wagne, of the home; 2 sons, Tim Hodge (Charity) and Jerry Hodge (Toni), all of Mocksville; a niece, Janet Mabe; 5 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and 2 special friends, Harry Ruddy and John Ray Latham.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18 at Eaton Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Greg McEwen officiating.  The family will receive friends following the service.

Memorials: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 510 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN, 38105; or Brenner Children’s Hospital, PO.Box 571021, Winston-Salem, 27157.