Howard Wayne Osborne, 75, of Badin passed away Saturday, October 26, 2019 in Atrium Health, Northeast. A memorial service to celebrate his life will be held at Badin Baptist Church at 5 PM on Thursday, October 31, 2019 with Rev. B. J. Bowers and Chaplain Jeff Kidd officiating. The family will greet guests following the service in the church fellowship hall.
Born November 11, 1943 in High Point, NC he was the son of Marie Scott Osborne of Denton and the late Howard Charles Osborne. He was retired from the furniture industry. He was a member of Badin Baptist Church and a veteran of the US Air Force. He loved children, Alabama Football and antiquing.
In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 20 years, Brenda Hinson Osborne of the home, son Eric Osborne of Oak Ridge and daughter Lee Smith (Greg) of Catawba, NC, a brother Larry Osborne of High Point, sisters Peggy Motley of Thomasville, Donna Osborne of Archdale, Rhonda Osborne of Thomasville, Lois Locklar of Archdale, step-daughters Twyla Kidd (Jeff) of Albemarle and Kim McIlwaine (Larry) of Albemarle, 10 grandchildren and 1 great-granddaughter.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Badin Baptist Church, PO Box 337, Badin, NC 28009.