John Gordon Dyer Jr. - 1982-2009
John Gordon Dyer, Jr. 27, of Ashland, KY, died Saturday, Nov. 21, 2009, at Norton Hospital in Louisville. John was born April 9, 1982 in Ashland, a son of John G. Dyer of Ashland and Kim and Fred Harris Jr. of Flatwoods. He attended Christ United Methodist Church and was a 2000 graduate of Fairview High School. He attended the University of Louisville and was presently a student at Ohio University Southern. He was active in the Flatwoods and Ashland Babe Ruth Baseball League, the Catlettsburg Little League, and the Adult Summer League Baseball program.
Surviving in addition to his parents include one brother, Steve Dyer of Flatwoods; paternal grandparents, Henry and Barbara Dyer of Ashland; maternal grandparents, Arnold Sexton Jr. and wife Judy, of Flatwoods, Marjorie Sexton of Ashland; maternal great-grandmother, Garnet Sexton of Ashland; stepbrothers, Lee Harris of Ashland and Nathan Harris of Lexington; stepsister, Sarah Mattingly of Crittenden; an uncle, Jerry Dyer of Ashland; and a great-uncle, Roger Dyer of Columbus, Ohio.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Preston Family Funeral Home in Ashland by the Rev. Ken Gowin, and the Rev. David Gross. Burial will be in the Golden Oaks Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be from 6 to 9 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.prestonfamilyfuneralhome.com.