John Wayne Washington, Sr.
John Wayne Washington, Sr., Galena, MO, son of William E. and Freda (Le’Master) Washington, was born on February 06, 1946 in Putney, West Virginia, and departed this life on September 03, 2020, at the age of 74.
John was a bricklayer who had lived in the area since 1986, coming from Houston, TX. He was a member of Cave Springs Church, Galena, MO.
John was preceded in death by his parents, William and Freda; two sons, John Wayne Washington, Jr. and Timothy Paul Washington; four brothers and three sisters.
Survivors include: his wife, Joyce Washington of Galena, MO; five sons, Matthew Washington of Galena, MO, Quade Washington of Cassville, MO, David Washington and wife, Paula of Houston, TX, Wesley Mease of Galena, MO and Shane Mease of Crane, MO; two daughters, Tracy Washington of Houston, TX and Melissa Mease and Bobby Bennett of Cape Fair, MO; two brothers, William Washington and wife, Bernadette of Yoakum, TX and Danny Washington of Magnolia, TX; two sisters, Norma Wagner of Magnolia, TX and Brenda Smith of Magnolia, TX; twenty three grandchildren; countless great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends.
Memorial services will be held at a later date.Memorial contributions may be sent to Cave Springs Church, 205 Water Street, Crane, MO 65633. Cremation was under the direction of Stumpff Funeral Home, Crane, MO.