Dyer, Steven Lynn (Dalton)

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

Steven Lynn Dyer, 44, of Dalton, GA, passed away Monday, September 1, 2014 at the local hospital.

Steven was born April 24, 1970 in Copper Hill, TN to the late Marvin and Lana June Dyer; and was also preceded in death by his sister-in-law, Lorraine Dyer.

He is survived by his wife, Marci Lynn Dyer of the residence; son, Steven Dyer and Angel McCurry; daughter, Devin Dyer and Corey Perry; brothers and sister-in-law, James and Angie Dyer and Johnny Dyer; granddaughter, Ansleigh Dyer all of Dalton, GA; nieces, Krista and Blake Smith of Resaca, GA and Ashley and Corey Causby of Calhoun, GA; and special pet, Bubby.

Services to celebrate the life of Mr. Steven Lynn Dyer will be held Friday, September 5, at 6 p.m. from the Ponders Melrose Chapel with Pastor Wesley Dalton officiating.

The family will receive friends from 5-6 p.m. on Friday, September 5 at the Ponders Funeral Home, who has charge of the arrangements.

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