Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
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Obituary
William Wayne Buchanan
August 08, 1928 - March 15, 2018
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Meband, NC
Visitation
Saturday March 17, 2018, 1-2PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
 
Service
Saturday March 17, 2018, 2PM
Chapel Service
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
William Wayne Buchanan, 89, formerly of Roxboro, died Thursday, March 15, 2018. Born in Person County, Mr. Buchanan was the son of the late Grover C. and Gertie May Young Buchanan. Mr. Buchanan retired from Collins & Aikman and was a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church where he previously served as a deacon. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Carolyn Talbert, his son-in-law, Buddy Nelms and his siblings, Bessie Dickerson, Claude, John, Rufus, Robert, Hampton, Junior, Spurgeon and Baxter Buchanan.

Mr. Buchanan is survived by his wife Leona Hall Buchanan; his daughter, Deborah Buchanan Nelms, of Mebane; his son-in-law, Danny Talbert, of Roxboro; four grandchildren, Jamie Nelms (Wendy), Cindy Covington (Chris), Dan Talbert (Kayley) and Scott Talbert (Kristen Evans); five great-grandchildren, Madison Nelms, Cruz Nelms, Cole Covington, Brennan Talbert and Carrigan Talbert.

Funeral services will be held 2PM, Saturday, March 17, 2018, at Brooks & White Chapel by the Pastor Dion Loving. Burial will follow in Person Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held 1- 2PM Saturday at the Brooks & White Funeral Home prior to the service.

Pallbearers will be nephews and honorary pallbearers will be members of the Wade Tingen Sunday School Class.

Memorials may be made to Mill Creek Baptist Church Building Fund, 1562 Mill Creek Road, Roxboro, NC 27574.