Loretta Lynn’s ranch foreman died after the Lynn ranch was washed away by flooding.
Loretta Lynn Ranch foreman Wayne Spears was killed in flooding in Humphreys County on Saturday.
Wayne Spears died after being washed away by flooding on Saturday.
“We are deeply saddened to report that our beloved foreman Wayne Spears was not washed away by the flood. Wayne has been a friend of the Lynn family and a member of the ranch for decades, and we are all shocked by his death.” Loretta Lynn’s Ranch said in a Facebook post.
“Without him, the ranch will never be the same again, but it will always remember his willing smile, good heart, and willingness to work harder for everyone around him. Eventually we will rebuild our community, our ranch, and ourselves. Life and our country, but only God can build a man like Wayne Spears. There is no substitute. May he rest in peace. “