Townson-Rose Funeral Home

Obituary for Wayne Franklin Icenhour


11/16/1932 - 04/25/2019


Wayne Franklin Icenhour, age 86 of Murphy, NC passed away Thursday, April 25, 2019 in Asheville, NC.

He was born in Taylorsville, NC to the late Parks and Dare Morrison Icenhour. Wayne was a US Army veteran. He was a member of Marble Springs Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Alvera Icenhour; one son, Danny Icenhour and wife Christa; two daughters, Patty Packey and husband Ray and Sandra Ballaron and husband Frank; three step-children, Rick Sink and wife Genese, Pamela Tiller and husband Chuck and Patricia Robertson and husband Russell; six grandchildren, Keith, Todd, Tasha, Grant, Adam, Nick, Sammy and Tori; many great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life will be held at 12 pm, Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Marble Springs Baptist Church. Pastor John Bailey will officiate.

The family will receive friends from 11am-12pm, Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the church.

In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the Marble Springs Baptist Church Youth Building Fund, PO Box 264, Marble, NC 28905.

Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.


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