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Leland Arnold Dyer

Obituary Leland Dyer, 88, of Tompkinsville, passed away Saturday, January 18 at his home. He was born August 16, 1925 in Monroe County, KY to the late George Dyer and Locie Moore Dyer. He was a retired auto body repairman and a member of Beautiful Home Baptist Church. He was united in marriage on January 17, 1948 to the former Louise Woods. He is survived by his wife: Louise Wood Dyer of Tompkinsville, one son: Kerry Shawn Dyer and wife Donna of Gamaliel, two daughters: Gretta Dyer Ramsey and husband Tommy of Spartanburg, SC, Beverly Dyer Luxton and husband Don of Corinth, TX, and 8 grandchildren 4 great grandchildren and one great grandchild due in March. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother Harold Dyer. Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, January 22 at 11:00 AM at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Monroe County Memorial Lawn. Visitation will be after 5:00 PM on Tuesday and after 7:30 AM on Wednesday at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville. Memorials are suggested to the American Heart Association. To send flowers or a memorial gift to the family of Leland Arnold Dyer please visit our Sympathy Store. Cemetery Details Monroe County Memorial Lawn Monroe County Memorial Lawn KY, To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Leland Arnold Dyer, please visit our floral store.

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I'm so sorry to hear of your loss. May God Bless each of you and hold your hand. Love Jane

Jane B Stanford Apr 6 2014 12:00 AM

I am so sorry for your loss. At this difficult time please remember the Bible's promise at Acts 24:15, "There is going to be a resurrection." May the God of all comfort, comfort you in all your trials. - 2 Corinthians 1:3,4

Amy Smith Feb 24 2014 12:00 AM

Thinking of you

Jeff and Laura Ford Jan 21 2014 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Gretta. We love you and are praying for your family. Sharon & Kenny Bivens, Knoxville, TN

Ken Bivens Jan 20 2014 12:00 AM

Gretta , I am not sure if I ever met your Dad but this I can say without hesitation or reservation ... If you are a refection of your Dad and the man he was ( HE WAS ALL CLASS ) ...When I was in class with you in High School, you were always so kind and good to me . You were a very popular girl but you always treated me as if I was important and that is a wonderful feeling ...I give HONOR to your Dad for the girl and lady you are !!!... Your Mom and Dad did and EXCELLENT JOB in teaching you life with class ... I will pray for all of your family and for peace....Love is ETERNAL and that is both good and bad ...Bless all of you Larry S. Strode

Larry S. Strode Jan 20 2014 12:00 AM