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Obituary: Dean Pyles, 51, Adair Co., KY

He was a member of a large, respected Adair County family and of the Sanders Ridge Separate Baptist Church. He was a logger and a mechanic

Dean Pyles, age 51 years, of 16734 Liberty Road, Columbia, Ky. passed away Sunday, December 20, 2009 at 8:05pmCT, at his home after an illness.

The graveside service for Dean Pyles will be Tuesday, December 22, 2009 at 2pmCT at New Hope Cemetery, 131 New Hope Church Road, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Clifford Dehart and Bro. Steve Corbin officiating. Interment to follow in the New Hope Cemetery. Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. There will be no public visitation.

Dean Pyles, 51, Adair County, KY (1958-2009)

He was born February 19, 1958, the son of the late Johnny and Ellen Rosie Sallee Pyles, and died December 20, in Columbia, KY at the age of 51 years and 1 day.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son: Scottie Dean Pyles and wife Maria M., of Columbia, KY

  • One daughter: Lavina Michella Pyles of Columbia, KY

  • Five brothers: Travis Pyles and wife Imogene, Randall Pyles and wife Odene, GleasonPyles and wife Tina all of Columbia, KY, Billy Pyles of Russell Springs, KY, Tommy Pyles and wife Pat of Florida

  • Four sisters: Shirley Brown and husband Edward, Norma Miller and husband Deanof Columbia, KY, Kaye Wethington of Horse Cave, KY and Joyce Giles and husbandCharles of Columbia, KY

  • Four grandchildren

  • A special niece: Jill Grider

  • Several nephews, nieces & a host of other relatives and friends
He was preceded in death by one son, Eddie Dewayne Pyles in 1980Also one sister and four brothers: Paulette Gabehart, Donald Ray Pyles, Johnnie Keith Pyles, J. D. Pyles and Teddy Pyles.He was a member of Sanders Ridge Separate Baptist Church, was a logger and a mechanicGraveside service will be Tuesday, December 22, 2009 at 2pmCT at New Hope Cemetery, 131 New Hope Church Road, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Clifford Dehart and Bro. Steve Corbin officiating. Interment to follow in the New Hope Cemetery.

Family request expressions of sympathy to take the form of donation for the funeral expense and may be made at the funeral home.

Condolences may shared & guest book signed online at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home, 210 Greensburg ST, Columbia, KY, is in charge of funeral arrangements.
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