Private services were held for Dr. Brett Wyche, 89, who passed away March 20, 2022. He was the son of the late James A. Wyche and Olive Clark Wyche of Hallsboro, North Carolina. He was predeceased by his wife, Dr. Mary Young Wyche, and daughter Elizabeth Wyche Wood. Survivors include his daughter, Dr. Donna Wyche McClearen (Marty), daughter Dr. Maria Wyche Bryan (Bob), son James (Christy) and eight grandchildren, and sister Mary Wyche Mintz, of Hallsboro, NC.
Dr. Wyche practiced family medicine with his wife for thirty years. He was a member of the Civil Air Patrol and the Boy Scouts of America. He had graduate studies at Emory University, Clemson and the University of Georgia. During his medical training in Baltimore, he had a preceptor, Dr. Harry Klinefelter, the famous rheumatologist/endocrinologist.
Patients and colleagues have always noticed how kind and gentle he was, even years after his retirement. He was one of the founding members of Faith Chapel Baptist Church in Fletcher, North Carolina. He served as a deacon, Sunday school superintendent, and teacher.
He was a very generous and loving husband and father who will be missed beyond words. He was very fond of his canine companions. His hobbies included woodworking, reading, clocks and photography.
Donations in memory of Dr. Wyche may be made to the Tennessee Baptist Children’s Home online at www.tennesseechildren.org or at 1310 Franklin Rd. Brentwood, TN 37027.
Condolences can be sent to the Wyche family online at www.dillow-taylor.com.
Dillow-Taylor Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Jonesborough, TN 753-3821