Wayne was a retired Boilermaker and a member of Boilermaker’s Union Local # 105. He served his country proudly as a Sergeant in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War. Wayne enjoyed cooking and spending time with his grandkids.
He was preceded in death by a son, Stewart Wayne Davenport in 2002; his parents, Valley and Ethel Ferguson Davenport; and a sister, Judy McElfresh.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Turner Davenport of Ludlow; daughter, Sandy Wright of Ludlow; special like a daughter, Dina Deller of Park Hills; son, Jason (Denise) Davenport of Bellevue; grandchildren, Steven Dickman, Courtney Wright, Clara Davenport, Matthew Davenport, Justin Waddell and John Daunt; great grandchildren, Colton Waddell and Kayden Waddell; brother, Dwight (Shane) Davenport of Hebron; sisters, Delores (Paul) Hayes and Peggy (the late Bill) Marsh, both of Ludlow; and special family friend, Sandy Quinn.
Visitation is Thursday, December 22, 2016 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home, Ludlow. Funeral services to immediately follow at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment, with Military Honors, at Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Erlanger.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Blessing Bags of Love, c/o Mitzi Winkler, 418 Somerset Street, Ludlow, KY 41016.