Wayne Franklin Nave Sr., 48, of Elizabethton, passed away Monday, February 11, 2013, at Johnson City Medical Center.
A native of Carter County, he was a son of the late Carroll Houston and Ivalee Moretz Nave.
Prior to his illness, Mr. Nave was a restaurant manager. He had attended Siam Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Patti Nave; his children, Gary Nave, Knoxville, Ashley Nave, Bristol, Patricia Poons and Victoria LeeAnn Nave, both of Florida, Angelica Daley and Wayne Franklin Nave Jr., both of Elizabethton; a sister and brother-in-law, Charlotte Ann and Larry Mullins, Mountain City; and a brother and sister-in-law, Mike and Lois Nave, Johnson City. Several grandchildren also survive.
A memorial service for Mr. Nave will be conducted at 7 p.m. Wednesday, February 13, at Memorial Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Ronnie Campbell officiating. The family will receive friends from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Friends may also call at the residence of his brother and sister-in-law, Mike and Lois Nave, 194 Rock House Road, Johnson City, or at the residence of his sister and brother-in-law, Ann and Larry Mullins, 347 Oak Hill Lane, Mountain City. Condolences to the Nave family may be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.