Cover photo for William "Bill" Staib, Jr.'s Obituary
William "Bill" Staib, Jr. Profile Photo
1944 William 2022

William "Bill" Staib, Jr.

October 25, 1944 — April 17, 2022


Waynesville, William H. Staib, Jr., age 77, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2022, at Mission Memorial Campus.

A native of Baltimore, Maryland, he was a son of the late William Henry and Lorraine MacDonald Staib.  In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Mindee Staib.  Bill proudly served his country in the United States Air Force.  He was the owner of Staib Insurance Agency in Waynesville for six years, and a Nationwide Insurance Manager for 30 years.  Bill was a substitute teacher in the Haywood County School system for ten years.  He was an active member of Long’s Chapel United Methodist Church.  Bill and Vickie were foster parents for 12 years and fostered over 65 children.

Bill is survived by his wife of 25 years, Vickie Staib; daughter, Arianah Staib; son, William H. "Billy" Staib, III, and his wife, Virginia; four granddaughters, Cora, Angel, Cristina and Connie; eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.

A graveside memorial service with military honors will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 21, 2022 at Green Hill Cemetery with Reverend Chris Westmoreland officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Long’s Chapel United Methodist Church, Building Fund, 133 Old Clyde Road, Waynesville, NC 28785.

The care of Mr. Staib has been entrusted to Wells Funeral Home of Waynesville.

To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of William "Bill" Staib, Jr., please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life at a Later Date

Wells Funeral Home - Waynesville


Enter your phone number above to have directions sent via text. Standard text messaging rates apply.


Visits: 28

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree