Barton Wayne Heatherly, age 70 of LaFollette, departed this life on Thursday, March 28, 2019 at the Cumberland Village Healthcare Center. He was born March 30, 1948 in LaFollette, Tennessee to the late Bradford and Marie Geraldine Owens Heatherly. Wayne was a member of Coolidge First Baptist Church and retired from CXF Railroad. He was U.S. Army Veteran, who served in the Vietnam War. Wayne enjoyed fishing and hunting.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by step-sons, Tony and Scott Dick.

Wayne is survived by his loving wife, Genny Stagnolia Heatherly of LaFollette; brother, Warren Heatherly and wife, Bobbie of LaFollette; sisters, Geneva Faye Ford, Betty Mae Chapman and husband, David, and Jennie Parrott, all of LaFollette, special friend, General Carl Wade Stiner, several nieces, nephews, and host of other relatives and friends.  

Visitation for Wayne will be Sunday, March 31, 2019 in the chapel of Martin Wilson Funeral Home from 6:00 to 8:00 PM with his funeral service to follow at 8:00 PM with Rev. John Vanover and Rev. Eddie Douglas officiating. Family and friends will meet at 11:00 AM on Monday, April 1st, 2019 at Powell Valley Cemetery for his interment with military honors by the Campbell County Honor Guard.

Pallbearers will be Danny Gibson, Steve LaPole, Brian Burns, Alan Goins, Lee Leach, and Leon Justice. Honorary Pallbearers will be David Heatherly, Bobby Heatherly, Richard Hatmaker, and Russell Smith.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Campbell County Cancer Association.

Wayne’s guestbook may be viewed at

The family has entrusted the care of Barton Wayne Heatherly to Martin Wilson Funeral Home “Where Families Matter Most”