Wayne Howard of Asher, KY was born January 22, 1944 in Leslie County, KY to the union of the late Ottis Howard and Vina Nolan Shanks. Wayne was united in marriage to Rosetta Howard on January 11, 1974 in Jonesville, VA. Wayne worked as a factory worker in his former years and lastly, he was a retired coal miner of Shamrock Coal Company.
Wayne was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed four-wheel riding, gardening, and spending time with friends and family, especially his grandchildren. Wayne passed away Wednesday, October 23, 2019 at the Rockcastle County Medical Center. He was 75 years old.