Terrell Ernest Dyer


Terrell Ernest Dyer, Jr., 80, of Shiloh Road, Esom Hill, Georgia, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at his residence.

Mr. Dyer was born April 17, 1938, in Blairsville, Georgia, son of the late Terrell Ernest Dyer, Sr. and Norma Dye Dyer.  He was retired from Shaw Industries and was of the Baptist faith.  He was a veteran of the Vietnam War having served in the U.S. Army.  He is preceded in death by his wife, Gail James Dyer; his sisters, Fannie May Hedden, Eva Osborne, Efe Lue Brooks, Mary Irwin Teems; his brother, James Dyer.

Survivors include his children, Michael Dyer, Felicia Neal, Michelle Land (Brad); grandchildren, Taygan Land, Chris Cook, Kelley Rainey (Beth), Crystal Moore, Nikki Kemp (Terry), Whitney Hulsey (Cody), Haley East (Bryce), Adrianna Harris (Brandon), Laurie Harris; great grandchildren, Bree Rainey, Renley Jo Rainey, Cloey Kemp, Will Kemp, Brylee Hulsey, Gannon Hulsey, Bentley Howard, Branson East, Braxton East, Maddex Bedford; a sister, Hazel Hall.

A Celebration of Life service will be conducted Saturday, January 12, 2019, at 2:00 p.m. in the Owen Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Josh James and Rev. Blake Dodd officiating.  Interment will follow in the Sunset Memory Gardens with military honors rendered.

The family will receive friends Friday evening from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Owen Funeral Home. 

Pallbearers will include Warren Kennedy, Donavan Shook, Keith James, Freddie Hulsey, Van Carter, Ryan Fisher.  Honorary pallbearers include Jack House, Austin Temple, Eddie Baldwin.

Please visit  www.owenfunerals.com to leave condolences for the family and sign the online guest register.

Owen Funeral Home, 12 Collins Dr., Cartersville, GA, is honored to serve the family of Terrell Ernest Dyer, Jr.