He was born in Perrin, Texas, the son of Tom and Vernon (Savell) Blocker.
Wayne grew up in Salesville and the Graford area. He was a jack of all trades and good at all he set out to do. He sold cars in Weatherford and Abilene, was a manager of Goodyear in Weatherford and also owned Blocker’s Bargain Barn.
He is survived by his wife, Charlsie Blocker, of Mineral Wells; children Wayne Jr. and wife Susan Blocker, of Abilene, Tony and wife Myrna Blocker, of Weatherford, Suzie and husband Terry Martin, of Mineral Wells, Kim ,of Dublin, Julie Ann, of Granbury, Dee Dee Lanier and Stacy Beers; grandchildren Cody, Justin, Tacy, Katie, J.J., Courtney, Kayleigh, Rachel, Samantha, Jake, Wes, Jessica, Stormy and Starla; 16 great-grandchildren; sisters Rosie, Joy, Jaylene and Rita; brother Gary Blocker; and many friends.
He was preceded in death by hid parents, Tom and Vernon Blocker, and sister Elfreida Hinshaw.
Visitation will be held 6-8 p.m. Friday March 28, at baum-Carlock-Bumgardner Funeral Home; funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, March 29, at the Mineral Wells Church of God; burial will follow at Memory Gardens Cemetery.