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Donnie Keith Dyer, 70, Adair County, KY (1950-2020)

Donnie Keith Dyer, age 70, of Columbia, Kentucky passed away on Monday, January 20, 2020 at T.J. Health Columbia.

Funeral Services will be Wednesday, January 22, 2020 at 1pmCT at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY with burial in Burkesville Cemetery. Family requests visitation on Tuesday, January 21, 2020 from 5-9pm.

Donnie was born on January 1, 1950 in Adair County, KY to the late Herman Dyer and Cassie Riley Dyer. He was a former employee of Gibson Lumber and Cox Interior. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by seven siblings, Eva Mae Thrasher, Joyce Farlee, Martha York, William Dyer, Homer Dyer, Ralph Dyer, and Mervin Dyer.

Survivors Include:

Two Daughters - Angela Huff (Shawn) and Vickie Karnes of Columbia, KY

Two Brothers - Roger Dyer (Donna) of Breeding, KY and Larry Dyer (Jane) of Burkesville, KY

Two Sisters - Nancy Groce (Bruce) of Burkesville, KY and Sandra Spears of Breeding, KY

Five Grandchildren - Melissa Helm (Pete), Brian McGill (Brenna), Kylie Rayburn, Kendrick Rayburn, Jacob Allen Huff

Five Great Grandchildren - Riley Nevaeh Helm, Arabella Hammond, Jasper Lee McGill, London Grace Helm, Julian Hammond

The mother of his children - Carolyn Dyer of Columbia, KY

and a host of other relatives and friends.

Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

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