LEBANON -- Funeral services will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, April 21 at the Partlow Funeral Chapel for Mr. Dyer, 69, of Lebanon.
A retired Senior Ranger with the US Army Corp of Engineers and a member of College Hills Church of Christ, he died Sunday, April 17, 2011 at the Centennial Medical Center.
The son of the late James Edward Sr. & Floy Chapin Dyer, he was an avid outdoorsman, artisan and master craftsman.
Visitation Wednesday, April 20 from 4 – 8 p.m. and again on Thursday one hour prior to the service.
Graveside services will be at 1:30 p.m. Thursday in the Cookeville City Cemetery; Dr. Larry Locke and Brother Jim Andrews, officiating.
Survivors include: wife Judy Dyer; daughters Laura Dyer, Amy Dyer and Julie (Brian) McDonald; brother David C. Dyer; grandson James Silas McDonald and expected grandson Judah Breeze McDonald.
Pallbearers: Robert Thurman, Brian McDonald, Tim Carver, Jeff Perry, Frank Massa, Mike Conley, Gerald Lee and Richard Graham. Honorary: members of the Jim Andrews Life Group of College Hills Church of Christ.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to The Compassion Center at College Hills Church of Christ and A New Leash on Life, PO Box 247 Lebanon, TN 37088-0247.
Arrangments by Partlow Funeral Chapel, Lebanon.