WAVERLEY L. TRAYLOR III
Waverley Lahmeyer Traylor III of Smithfield, Va., went to be with the Lord on January 4, 2017. He was the son of the late Francis E. and Waverly L. Traylor.
Waverley was retired from the United States Navy as a Chief Petty Officer and was very well known as a submariner. After his Navy career Waverley worked for two engineering firms the last one being EG&G. He also worked for the Sheriff’s Department as a Animal Control Officer. He also loved to write and had published two books, one about the Dismal Swamp and the other about his father.
He is survived by his loving wife, Margaret Roark Traylor; daughter, Christine T. Sexton; son, Edward Brian Traylor and wife Bonnie, and Travis Victor Traylor and special friend Toni; nine grandchildren and one great grandchild.
As requested by Waverley all services will be private. Baker-Foster Funeral is serving the family. Condolences may be registered at BakerFoster.com.