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Wayne Cornett

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Date published: 7/2/2014

Wayne Cornett

Wayne Cornett, 78, of Fredericksburg died Saturday, June 28, 2014, at Mary Washington Hospital.

Mr. Cornett was a U.S. Air Force veteran, having served during the Vietnam era. He retired from the Department of Defense. Mr. Cornett enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He was an avid reader and a Nationals, Redskins and University of Kentucky fan.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Ann Cornett; two children, Jeffery Wayne Cornett and wife Nancie and Cristi Ann Miller and husband Mark; two granddaughters, Tyler Marie and Sean Elizabeth Cornett; and two grandsons, Lance Cpl. Austin Miller and Jacob Cornett Miller.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, July 7, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg

A service will be held at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 8, at the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow at 1:30 p.m. at Quantico National Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, Memorials Processing Center, Box 5216, Glen Allen, VA 23058; the National Kidney Foundation of Virginia, 1742 E. Parham Road, Richmond, VA 23228; and the Wounded Warrior Project, Box 758517, Topeka, KS 66675.

Online guest book is available at covenantfuneralser vice.com.