- Last Updated on 07:33 AM 11/05/12
Mr. Floyd Ralph Dyer of South Boston died Friday, Nov. 2, 2012, at his home.
He was born in Halifax County on April 12, 1938 and was 74 years old. He was the son of the late Gilbert Grant Dyer and the late Lucy Belle New Dyer and was married to the late Lorene Waller Dyer and the late Fannie Lois Dyer.
He was a member of the Ingram Memorial Pentecostal Holiness Church and was a retired paint contractor.
Mr. Dyer is survived by one daughter, Patricia Ann Dyer, of South Boston; one son, Vince Dyer, of South Boston; two sisters, Rochelle Rudder of South Boston and Jo Ann Hudson and husband Ernie of New Bern, N.C.; two brothers, Billy Dyer and wife Polly of South Boston and Grant Dyer and wife Deborah of South Boston; and a number of nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were held Sunday, Nov. 4, 2012, at 2 p.m. at the Halifax Memorial Gardens with the Rev. Ron Sexton officiating.
The family received friends Saturday, Nov. 3, 2012, from 7 p.m. until 8:30 p.m. at Powell Funeral Home and other times at his home, 300 Chalmers St., South Boston.
For memorials, consider a charity of choice.
Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfunerals.com
Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.