Official Obituary of

Wayne “Champ” Womble

March 9, 1961 ~ March 6, 2024 (age 62) 62 Years Old

Wayne “Champ” Womble Obituary

God knows all and sees all, he knows what’s best for us, even when we don’t know what’s best for us. Please find comfort in knowing that although my life might seem all so brief, don’t prolong it with unnecessary grief. Some things in life are impossible for mankind to fully understand. As a family, you must accept God’s will and abide by his holy words.

Wayne Womble, affectionately known as “Champ” departed this life on March 6, 2024 at Dublinair Nursing Home, Dublin, GA.

Funeral services were held on Saturday, March 16, 2024 at 1 p.m. at Mt. Olive Baptist Church , Warthen , GA. Rev. Tracy Wheeler Sr. officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery. 

Wayne  was born on March 9, 1961, in Sandersville, Georgia to the late  Mr. George Womble Sr. and Mrs. Lena Will Womble .

He is survived by a loving daughter Veneeciea Cherrelle Walker;  five sisters: Glenda Womble, Ella Wadley, Joyce Womble, Barbara Cumming and Saketha (Thomas) Butts; two brothers: George L. Womble Jr. and Tommy T.Womble. He was a beloved grandfather to Kelsi N. Walker and Kenley M. Walker. He also leaves behind a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Wheeler’s Funeral Home was entrusted with final arrangements. 


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Public Viewing
March 15, 2024

11:00 AM to 7:00 PM
Wheeler's Funeral Home
321 East McCarty Street
Sandersville, GA 31082

Funeral Service
March 16, 2024

1:00 PM
Mt. Olive Baptist Church
9123 GA-Hwy 15
Warthen, GA 31094

Interment following funeral service
March 16, 2024

Mt. Olive Baptist Church
9123 GA-Hwy 15
Warthen, GA 31094


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