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Wayne Daley

February 13, 1943 ~ March 15, 2022 (age 79)

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Obituary

Roy Wayne Daley, 79, of Ridgeland, SC, formerly of Bluffton, SC, passed away on March 15, 2022. He was born in Ridgeland, SC on February 13, 1943, to the late Mr. Willard and Mrs. Martha Brabham Daley.

Wayne (WD) was the owner of Daley’s Garage and Wrecker service for 35 years. He was a resident of Bluffton, SC for many years and was known to many as the Music Man. He was Bluffton’s first volunteer firefighter, a member of the Marine Rescue Squadron-1B in Bluffton, and a lifetime member of the Hardeeville Masonic Lodge #348. His hobbies included fishing, cooking BBQ and making his famous BBQ sauce, playing cards with the guys and refurbishing classic cars. He enjoyed playing his music for special events all over the area and spending time with his “little man” Kade. For those who knew him, knew that Wayne was selfless, willing to help anyone in need and was loved by many.

Left to cherish his memory are his wife of 59 years, Frances Sauls Daley; a loving father to his daughter, Bev Daley DeByle; one granddaughter, Kelsie DeByle (Pooh Bear); one grandson, Donovan DeByle; one great grandson Kade D’Wayne Daley; two sisters, Mildred Lowther, and Veronica Rushing. A host of brother and sister-in laws, cousins and special friends. Wayne was preceded in death by a sister, Carol Gaylord; two brothers, Sonny Daley and Keith Daley.

A memorial service will be held at 3:00 pm Sunday, March 20, 2022, at Vaigneur Funeral Home Chapel, 6802 Tillman Road, Ridgeland, SC 29936. The family will receive guests beginning at 2:00 pm until the hour of service at Vaigneur Funeral Home. Burial will take place in Bluffton Cemetery at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Shriners Children’s Hospital, 950 W. Faris Road, Greenville, SC 29605.  

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Services

Visitation
Sunday
March 20, 2022

2:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Vaigneur Funeral Home
6802 Tillman Rd. / P.O. Box 970
Ridgeland, SC 29936

Memorial Service
Sunday
March 20, 2022

3:00 PM
Vaigneur Funeral Home
6802 Tillman Rd. / P.O. Box 970
Ridgeland, SC 29936

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