Obituary for John Barron Waugh

John Barron Waugh, 57, passed away on Tuesday, July 3, 2018, in Manns Harbor, North Carolina.

John was preceded in death by his parents, J. Blair Waugh and Nancee Waugh.  He is survived by his sister, Laura Walters of Dublin, Virginia and husband Jeff Arnold; along with a niece, Brett Walters of Shelby, North Carolina; and two nephews, Evan Walters and fiancée Abby Erdman of Roanoke, Virginia and Ethan Walters and fiancée Tabitha Harvey of Dublin Virginia.

John graduated from Galax High School and enrolled in the US Air Force.  He was very involved with Boy Scouts and achieved Eagle Scout rank. He attended Wytheville Community College and Virginia Tech.  John loved travel, boating, and fishing.

The family will meet with friends to celebrate John’s life at Claytor Lake State Park on Friday, July 20, 2018, from 1:00 until 3:00 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to Friends of Claytor Lake,, or 1804 E. Main Street, Radford, Virginia 24141.

Twiford Funeral Home, Manteo is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed at