Obit: Ray Ryan

Obit: Ray Ryan

November 12th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Alabama

IDER, Ala. Ray Hugh Ryan, 76, went to be with the Lord Saturday morning Nov. 10, 2012 in a Birmingham, Ala., hospital. He was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. He was retired from Combustion Engineering Company.He was preceded in death by his wife Clara Jo Gray Ryan; son Guy Ryan; parents Edgar and Gladys Payton Ryan; and brother James Robert Ryan.Surviving are two daughters Gail (Lamon) Sparks, of Maryville, Tenn., and Gerry (Donald) West, of Ider, Ala.; one brother Willard (Sue) Ryan, of Rising Fawn, Ga.; one sister Linda Ryan, of Trenton, Ga.; four grandchildren Nathan (Jennifer) Huff, Laura (Daniel) O'Dell, Kevin (Bree) Schlageter, Jared (Joanna) Schlageter; eight great-grandchildren Libby, Allie, Maddie, Jenna, Carley, Eli, Danica, and Mason.Visit www.RyanFuneralHome.net to share memories and condolences.Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 13, in the chapel with Rev. Philip Trask, Rev. George Trask, Rev. Floyd Brewer, and Rev. George Macht officiating. Interment will follow on the grounds of The Sand Mountain Bible Camp. Family will receive friends today from 4 p.m. until 9 p.m. and Tuesday 10 a.m. until time of service at Ryan Funeral Home, Trenton, GA.