Roy Wayne Marshall



June 13, 1944 – April 12, 2017

Roy Wayne Marshall, 72, of 2575 White Plains Road, Engelhard, died Wednesday, April 12, 2017, at Vidant Medical Center, Greenville.

Born June 13,1944, in Hyde County, he was the son of the late Roy Gibbs and Gladys Midyette Marshall. He was married to the former Nora Payne who survives.

Wayne served in the United States Army during the View Nam era. He spent most of his working years as a carpenter in various types of construction and was very active in the Hyde County Mini Pullers Club. He was a member of Watson’s Chapel United Methodist Church.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Grove Church of Christ. Rev. Jerald Craddock and Steven Mills will officiate. Burial will follow in Fulford Cemetery.

Surviving in addition to his wife are a son, Chad Everett Marshall and wife, Stephanie of Fairfield; two daughters, Kimberly M. Buehler of Williamston and Buffy M. Gibbs and her husband, Kit of Engelhard; a sister, Christine Marshall Cahoon of Pinetown; grandchildren are Sydney Schmitt, Cassy Gibbs, Deanna Marshall, Cruise Gibbs, Mandy Schmitt, Garrett Schmitt and Kara Marshall.

He was preceded in death by his brother Robert Autry Marshall.

The family suggests that memorials be directed to Viet Nam Veterans of America, P. O. Box 430, Engelhard NC 27824.

Friends may visit with the family at Bryan Funeral Service, Swan Quarter on Friday evening, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and other times at the home.