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Wayne Timothy Ijames

June 22, 1953 ~ October 22, 2017 (age 64)

Obituary

Mr. Wayne Timothy Ijames, 64, of Mocksville, transitioned to his new home on Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Kate B. Reynolds Hospice Home, following a brief period of illness. Wayne was born on June 22, 1953, in Rowan County to Betty Ijames Naylor and the late William Carson. His grandparents were Roosevelt and Ira Ijames; aunts Ruth Ijames Sales, Jetty Carson Smyre, Gladys Carson, Cornelius Howell; uncles Frank Carson, Claude Ijames, Thomas Ijames ;and sisters Janie Carson, Barbara Carson Mason preceded him in death. He grew up in Davie County and attended Davie County schools and O'Berry Center in Goldsboro, NC. Wayne had multiple skills and worked as a heavy equipment operator in the lumber industry, Machine Operator at Crown Wood Products, Reynolds Tobacco and Funder America, automobile/body mechanic and as Maintenance Supervisor at Mock Place Assisted Living Center. He loved working on muscle cars and his Ford truck. He leaves to cherish his memory, his mother Betty Ijames Naylor and devoted stepfather Rudolph Naylor of Mocksville, NC; one son, Jimmy Fortune of Mocksville. NC; five brothers, Michael Naylor (Shaun) of Raleigh, NC, Larry Naylor (Leatrice) of Manassas VA, Eric Naylor (Nanette) of Winston Salem, NC, William Carson and David Carson both of Winston Salem, NC;four sisters, Jackye Carson Bond (Arthur) of Rock Hill, SC, Sally Carson of Winston Salem, NC, Althea Carson and Renee Carson both of Mocksville NC; devoted stepmother, Rachel Carson of Mocksville, NC; four uncles, William Ijames, Frank Ijames, Donald Ijames, and John Ijames all of Mocksville; special cousins, Lisa Sales of Mocksville, NC and Vanessa Barker of Winston Salem, NC; and numerous special nieces, nephews and other extended family members. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Wayne Timothy Ijames please visit our Sympathy Store.

Visitation

OCT 27. 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM (EDT)

Graham Funeral Home

635 Wilkesboro St.

Mocksville, NC, 27028

Service

OCT 27. 11:00 AM (EDT)

Graham Funeral Home

635 Wilkesboro St.

Mocksville, NC, 27028

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