Wayne Ray Hershberger, 60 - formerly of Spencer

Wayne Ray Hershberger, 60, of Harrisburg, North Carolina formerly of Spencer, West Virginia died Sunday July 14, 2013 at Charleston Area Medical Center's General Division in Charleston, West Virginia.

He was born May 6, 1953 in Roane County, West Virginia a son of the late Gay Smith Hershberger and Nova Marie Nida Hershberger. He worked for Baucom's Nursery Company in Charlotte, North Carolina for several years, enjoyed mechanical work and was a member of the Mt. Zion Freewill Baptist Church in Kannapolis, North Carolina.

He is survived by two daughters, Jeanette Shamblin of Spencer and Jennifer Hershberger of Looneyville, West Virginia; one sister, Anna Hershberger Harper of Charleston; and two grandchildren, Timothy Ray and Kenneth Lee Shamblin.

Per his request, the body was cremated. There will be a graveside service and burial of the ashes at 10:00 am Saturday, July 20, 2013 at the Miller Cemetery on Spring Creek Road near Spencer. TAYLOR-VANDALE FUNERAL HOME, Spencer, is in charge of arrangements. There will be no service or visitation at the funeral home.