Ray Monroe Broyhill, 69, of Moravian Falls passed away Friday, Sept. 11, 2020, at Wake Forest Baptist Health in Winston-Salem.
Graveside services with military honors by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1142 will be held at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, at Scenic Memorial Gardens with Pastor Bill Carrier officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service on Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. at Reins-Sturdivant Funeral Home.
Mr. Broyhill was born July 30, 1951, in Wilkes County to Dewey and Minnie Ruth Gambill Broyhill. He served in Detachment 1, Co. D, 505th Engineer Battalion (Heavy Combat) of the N.C. National Guard from 1977-1993, and in the U.S. Army from 1971-1977. He received the National Defense Service Medal and Sharpshooter (Rifle M-16) Medal.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Lois Hefner, and brother-in-law, Jimmy Cardwell.
He is survived by his wife, Nancy Malinda Johnson Broyhill; a daughter, Shannon Walker (Waylon); two grandchildren, Heather Shae Walker and Mason Lee Walker; three sisters, Dorothy Phillips (William), Betty Cardwell and Gladys Cardwell (Robert); three brothers, Harvey Broyhill (Connie), Ralph Broyhill (Malinda); and Kenneth Broyhill (Daryl); and a brother-in-law, William Hefner.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tenn., 38105.
Online condolences may be made at www.reinssturdivant.com.