Wayman Brady Couch, Sr. | Obituaries | The Press and Standard
by The Press and Standard | April 12, 2016 7:27 am
WALTERBORO – Mr. Wayman Brady Couch, Sr., 74, of Walterboro, entered into rest Sunday evening, April 10, 2016, at the Trident Medical Center in North Charleston following a brief illness. He was the loving husband for forty-nine years to the late Mrs. Patricia Ann Brazell Couch at the time of her death in 2011.
The family will receive friends during a time of visitation with friends this Thursday evening, April 14, 2016, from 6 o’clock until 8 o’clock at The Brice W. Herndon and Sons Funeral Homes and Crematory. Mr. Couch will be laid to rest during a family ceremony Friday with Military Honors and Masonic Rites at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens in Walterboro.
Born December 13, 1941 in Fort Benning, Georgia, he was a son of the late Benjamin Paul Couch and the late Lucille Brady Couch. He served our country faithfully in the United States Navy during the Cuban Missile Crisis and was a retired Electrician from New York Wire, formerly known as J.P. Stevens in Walterboro. He was a Master Mason holding his membership at Unity Masonic Lodge, No. 55 – Ancient Free Masons, was a member the American Legion Post No. 93, and was a life member of the Disabled American Veterans Strickland Chapter 55. He was formerly active with the Loyal Order of the Moose, The Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, and the National Rifle Association. Wayman will always be remembered as a true outdoorsman who was a spiritual man through nature. A loving and Christian father, who devoted his life to his family and made the time spent with them paramount in his life, nothing made him happier than to sit around a campfire or cooking out. His greatest passion and pastime in life was fishing and traveling to the mountains with his wife and family.
Surviving are: a son, Wayman Brady Couch, Jr. and his wife Melissa of Guyton, Georgia; three daughters, Daphne Wilson and her husband J. Dawson of Smoaks, Donna Beasley and her husband Gill of Walterboro, and Dianna Pope and her husband James of Walterboro; a sister, Debra Ludas and her husband Marty of Wake Forest, North Carolina; nine grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
Arrangements by: THE BRICE W. HERNDON AND SONS FUNERAL HOMES AND CREMATORY, WALTERBORO CHAPEL, 1193 Bells Highway, Walterboro; 843.538.5408. Visit our online registry at: www.briceherndonfuneralhome.com.