(From Austin & Barnes Funeral Home)
Mr. William Ronald Mast, Jr., age 23, of Hwy 421 South, Boone, passed away Thursday morning, July 26, 2012. Born August 16, 1988 in Watauga County, he was a son of Angela Gail Wall and William Ronald Mast, Jr. William was a Deputy with the Watauga County Sheriff’s Department and a member of Snow Lodge #363 AF & AM.
He is survived by his wife Paige Greer Mast, his unborn son; William Hunter Mast, his mother; Angie Wall all of Boone, his father; Bill Mast and wife Debbie, one brother; Brandon Mast all of Zionville, his maternal grandmother; Willa Mast of Randleman, his maternal grandfather; James Wall of Boone, his paternal grandparents; Mr. & Mrs. Hal Mast of Zionville, two step-sisters; Jessie Wagoner of Vilas and Ashley Farthing of Zionville, his mother and father in law; Sharon and Jerry Greer of Boone, and a number of aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services for Mr. William Ronald Mast, Jr. will be conducted Tuesday afternoon at 2 o’clock at Mount Vernon Baptist Church. The North Carolina Highway Patrol Caisson Unit will provide transportation to the church. Officiating will be Rev. Michael Greene and Rev. Derek Wilson. Masonic graveside services and burial with law enforcement honors will follow at the Mast Family Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials may be made to the William Hunter Mast Scholarship Fund, in care of Highland Union Bank, 1013 NC Hwy 105, Boone, NC 28607.
The family will receive friends Monday evening from 6 o’clock until 9 o’clock at Mount Vernon Baptist Church. Online condolences may be sent to the Mast family at www.austinandbarnesfuneralhome.com.
Austin & Barnes Funeral Home & Crematory is serving the Mast family.