Hiawassee, Georgia formerly of Clyde – Charles Wayne Stevenson, 86, passed away on Monday, September 27, 2021 at his residence.
Wayne was a native of Haywood County but had resided in Georgia for over 30 years and was a son of the late Harley and Argyle Leatherwood Stevenson. He was a 1953 graduate of Clyde High School and retired from Blue Ridge Paper with over 40 years of service. Wayne served as a high school athletic official calling many games throughout Western North Carolina in football, basketball, and softball.
He is survived by a daughter, Dana Burnette (Billy) of Clyde; a son, Bruce Stevenson (Pam) of Waynesville; one brother, Cecil “Cotton” Stevenson of Clyde; five grandchildren; and eleven great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 3, 2021 at Canton First United Methodist Church with the Reverend Gordon Pike officiating.
The care of Mr. Stevenson has been entrusted to Wells Funeral Homes of Canton and an online memorial register is available at “Obituaries” at www.wellsfuneralhome.com