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Ryan Kenneth Deal
DeLoach-McKerley-Prescott Funeral Home
Ryan Kenneth Deal
EAST DUBLIN -- Ryan Kenneth Deal, 36, entered into rest on Sunday, January 20, 2019, at Fairview Park Hospital.
    Ryan was born on June 15, 1982, in Savannah and lived most of his life in Laurens County, graduating from West Laurens High School in 2000, and afterwards attending technical college.
    He was an outdoorsman, who enjoyed hunting and fishing, and bowling.
    He had a big heart and enjoyed people and was a loving and compassionate son, who was truly loved by his family.
    He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Alexander, Ga., but recently attended World Harvest Church in Dublin.
    Ryan was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Waldo and Fannie Laura Wilson; paternal grandparents, James Kalip "J.K." and Theatus Deal; aunt, Peggy Lieby; and cousins, Clarke Thomas and Tommy Ansley.
    He is survived by his daughter, Addysen Deal of Dublin; mother, Diane Shepard of East Dublin; father, Kenneth Deal of Macon; half sister, Heather Brunjes (Curt) of Brunswick; and many aunts, uncles and cousins.
    The funeral service will be held on Saturday, January 26, at 2 p.m. in the DeLoach-McKerley-Prescott Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Matt Shyrock officiating. Burial will follow in the Green Fork Baptist Church Cemetery.
    The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service.
    Pallbearers will be Travis Harvey, Sean Harvey, Beau Cook, Wilson Cook, Scott Wilson, Len Wilson, Jamie Shepard and Kevin Hartley.
    Remembrances may be made to the American Cancer Society.
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Statesboro Herald, January 25, 2019
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