Wayne Campbell Blanchett, 79, resident of 510 Marshall Ave. husband of Leila Bowie Blanchett passed away Wednesday Aug. 3 at Hospice Care of the Piedmont in Greenwood, SC. Wayne was twice married, first to the late Dot Brown Blanchett.
Born in Abbeville, SC he was a son of the late James Jackson Blanchett and Lillian Campbell Blanchett.
Wayne was a retired Master Chief Petty Officer with the US Navy with over 26 years of service. He was a member of the Pentecostal Holiness Church. He will be missed by his many friends and loving family.
Survivors include his wife, Leila Bowie Blanchett of the home; two daughters, Debra Slack and Jennifer Jackson both of Pensacola, Florida; three sisters, Linda Ouzts of Marion, AL, Martha Henderson of Rome, Georgia and Nancy Bowie of Abbeville, SC; one brother, Jim Blanchett of Marion, AL ; Katelyn Bowie raised in the home; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Joyce LaWayne Blanchett.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday Aug. 6, 2016 at 11:00 in the chapel at Chandler-Jackson Funeral Home with the Revs. Jerry Cato and Willie McCurry officiating.
Memorials in memory of Wayne may be made to Abbeville Pentecostal Holiness Church 109 Barnett St. Abbeville, SC 29620 or to Congregational Holiness Church 921 S. Main St. Abbeville, SC 29620