DYER, WILLIAM JACK - age 73, of Rutledge, went home to be with the Lord after an extended illness March 20, 2013. He was retired from the U.S. Post office as postmaster, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army
. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifford and Hazel Dyer; and a brother, David Dyer. He was a member of the 1958 class of Central High School. Survivors include his wife, Vicki Dyer; sons, Jonathan (Amy) Dyer of Marietta, GA, Michael (Arlene) Dyer of Miami, FL; daughter, Jennifer (Samuel) Herrick of Houston, TX, stepdaughters, Angi (Brad) Dalton of Bean Station and Jaime Huffman of Knoxville; eight grandchildren, Aleigha, Austin, Braden, Brianna, Elise, Noah, Savannah, and William; sisters, Linda Rhoades of Knoxville and Dolores Green of Orlando, FL, and brother, Clifford "Bud" (Gladys) Dyer of Miami, FL; several nieces; nephews; great nieces; and great nephews. Funeral services will be 7:00 p.m. Saturday, March 23, 2013, in the chapel of Smith-Reagan Funeral Home in Rutledge, with Rev. Daniel Green and Rev. Tommy Russell officiating. Graveside services will be 1:00 p.m. Sunday March 24, 2013, at Buffalo Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends 5:00 p.m. til 7:00 p.m. prior to services Saturday evening at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to
or Central Florida Children's Home at 12569 Narcoosee Rd., Orlando, FL 32832. Smith-Reagan Funeral Home of Rutledge in charge of arrangements.