OBITUARY

Wayne H. Gourley Jr.

December 8, 1968November 27, 2018
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Wayne H. Gourley Jr., 49, passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. Wayne was born on December 8, 1968 in El Paso, TX, the son of Wayne H. and Sylvia Scott Gourley Sr. He spent his formative years in Statesville NC. He graduated from N. Iredell High School and received an Associate Degree from Mitchell Community College. He also went to Culinary School and loved to cook as a hobby. Wayne worked as a welder. Wayne was an avid Carolina Panther fan and loved his “four legged friend” Janice. He always enjoyed time he could spend with his family. He was a loving son, brother, uncle and friend to many. He will be deeply missed. Wayne was preceded in death by his father, brother; Israel Gourley and nephew, Andrew Colón. Those left to cherish his memory are his mother, Sylvia Smith of Harmony, NC; siblings; Melissa Colón of Jamestown, NC, Penny Miller of Conover, NC, April Lockman of Statesville, NC, Jamie Gourley of Stony Point, NC ; nieces, Tiffany, Sophie, Ella; nephews, Matthew, Joey, Roger, Gabe, and great niece Bella. Funeral services will be held on Friday, Nov. 30th, 1:00 pm at Bales Wesleyan, 1001 Bales Chapel Road, Jamestown, NC 27282 with Rev. Carl Pulliam officiating. Burial will follow at Guilford Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church. Online condolences may be made at www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com

Services

  • Visitation Friday, November 30, 2018
  • Funeral Service Friday, November 30, 2018
  • Burial at Guilford Memorial Park Friday, November 30, 2018
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My sister and brother acting goofy

Melissa Colon

November 29, 2018

Melissa Colon

November 29, 2018

He was such a loving, kind person- always happy. He loved making a difference and was always ready to help.

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Biography

Wayne H. Gourley Jr., 49, passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018 after a courageous battle with cancer. Wayne was born on December 8, 1968 in El Paso, TX, the son of Wayne H. and Sylvia Scott Gourley Sr. He spent his formative years in Statesville NC. He graduated from N. Iredell High School and received an Associate Degree from Mitchell Community College. He also went to Culinary School and loved to cook as a hobby. Wayne worked as a welder.
Wayne was an avid Carolina Panther fan and loved his “four legged friend” Janice. He always enjoyed time he could spend with his family. He was a loving son, brother, uncle and friend to many. He will be deeply missed.
Wayne was preceded in death by his father, brother; Israel Gourley and nephew, Andrew Colón. Those left to cherish his memory are his mother, Sylvia Smith of Harmony, NC; siblings; Melissa Colón of Jamestown, NC, Penny Miller of Conover, NC, April Lockman of Statesville, NC, Jamie Gourley of Stony Point, NC ; nieces, Tiffany, Sophie, Ella; nephews, Matthew, Joey, Roger, Gabe, and great niece Bella.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, Nov. 30th, 1:00 pm at Bales Wesleyan, 1001 Bales Chapel Road, Jamestown, NC 27282 with Rev. Carl Pulliam officiating. Burial will follow at Guilford Memorial Park. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Online condolences may be made at www.haneslineberryfuneralhomes.com