John Lawrence Wyatt

June 08, 1920 ‒ October 02, 2007

Mount Gilead, Ohio

MOUNT GILEAD: John Lawrence Wyatt, 87, formerly of Baker Street, Mount Gilead, died Tuesday afternoon October 2, 2007 in Morrow County Hospital, Mount Gilead, with family and friends at his bedside.

He was born June 8, 1920 in Tazewell County, Virginia to Robert and Lillian (Newberry) Wyatt, and worked in construction back and forth between Ohio and Virginia.

An avid hunter, John enjoyed bowling and playing board games with family and friends.

For the past eight years, John made his home at Woodside Village in Mount Gilead, where he was embraced with warmth and loving attention by his care giving family.

John is survived by a sister Stella Parks of Pounding Mill, Virginia; numerous nieces and nephews and a large extended family.

He was preceded in death by brothers Dewey Wyatt and Leonard Wyatt; and sisters Nina Keen, Mary Clifton, and Thelma Cook.

Calling hours will be held Thursday, October 4, 2007 from 4-8 PM in the Lexington Avenue Snyder Funeral Home, where the funeral service will be held Friday at 1 PM. Pastor Rob Ratcliff will officiate. Burial will follow in Shauck Cemetery.

Online condolences may be made to the family by visiting: www.snyderfuneralhomes.com