Wayne M. Soph, age 66, native of Boonville, now Columbia, TN, died unexpectedly Nov. 22, at the home of his son Michael in suburban Nashville, TN. He was preceded in death by his parents Joseph and Erma Soph of Boonville, and his wife Cynthia (1997). He is survived by his two sons Steven (Lori) of Louisville, KY, and Michael (Anna), of Thompson's Station, TN., four grandchildren, and two older brothers Don of St. Louis, MO., and Robert (Bob) of Murphy NC, as well as many nieces and nephews. Wayne was born and raised in Boonville, and graduated from BHS class of 1964. He attended Central MO State, and began his career with Delta Airlines in 1968, and retired from Delta in 1999, where he held management positions in the marketing department. Services were held Monday, Nov. 26, in Crestwood, KY, his longtime home, and arrangements were handled by Stoess Funeral Home there. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of his wife Cindy to the Crohns&Colitis Foundation, (ccfa.org) P.O. Box 1245, Albert Lea, MN 56007-9976.