American Veteran 09

Wynford Gene Bodford

November 15, 1941 ~ December 28, 2020 (age 79)


Wynford Gene “Wynn” Bodford


     Wynford Gene “Wynn” Bodford, 79, of Waynesville, NC passed away Monday, December 28, 2020 at Mission Memorial Hospital in Asheville.

     Wynn was born in Yancey County, NC on November 15, 1941to the late Earl Bodford and Kansas Julie McMahon Bodford. He earned a Paint and Body Diploma from Haywood Tech. He served his country proudly in the U.S. Air Force from 1961 until 1964. He was a member of VFW and American Legion of Waynesville. Wynn loved cars and was an avid outdoorsman. He enjoyed boating, fishing and camping. He will be greatly missed.

     In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Phillip Scott Bodford; and a daughter, Wendi Jean Bodford.

     Survivors include two sons, Wynford Tyson Bodford of Waynesville and Wynford Scott Bodford of Ventura, CA; and his grandchildren, Travis, Alexandra, and Briana Wynn Bodford.

     A graveside memorial service will be held at 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 15, 2021 the Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery in Black Mountain. 

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Memorial Service
January 15, 2021

2:00 PM
Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery (Black Mountain)

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