Wayne A. Timpson, age 73, of Marietta, Georgia and formerly of Murphy, NC passed away Saturday, September 21, 2019.
Wayne was a native of Cherokee County and a son of the late Lawrence Arthur and Annie Mae Stiles Timpson.
Wayne was a US Army veteran. He went on to work for Lockheed Martin until his retirement.
In addition to his parents, Wayne was preceded in death by his sister, Wanda Timpson and brother, Calvin Timpson.
He is survived by his daughter, Rebekah Frahm, son-in-law Jonathan Frahm and three granddaughters. He is also survived by four brothers, Elbert “Tim” Timpson, Frank Timpson, Larry Timpson and Johnny Timpson; two sisters, Berniece Deuel and Kathy Parker; numerous nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and great great nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral Services will be at 2 pm on Thursday, September 26, 2019 at the Townson-Rose Funeral Home Chapel in Murphy. Pastor Doug Huggins will officiate. Burial to follow at the Peachtree Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery with military graveside rites being conducted by the American Legion Post #96 Murphy, American Legion Post 532 Hayesville, VFW Post 6812, Hayesville, NC and the Marine Corp League Marble, NC.
The family will receive friends prior to the service from 12 to 2 at Townson-Rose Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to Peachtree Memorial Baptist Church, 1650 NC Highway 141, Murphy, NC 28906.
Townson-Rose Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements.
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