PORTSMOUTH - Darrell David Dyer, age 75, of Portsmouth, died December 7, 2013, at Southern Ohio Medical Center. He was born March 24, 1938, in Salyersville, Kentucky, to the late Fred Dyer and Rosa Barnett Dyer. He was a former trucking dispatcher for Ranger Trucking and a member of Swauger Valley Free Will Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Kay Porter Dyer, who he married August 15, 2007, in Greenup, Kentucky.
He is also survived by two sons, Michael David Dyer and Jeffery Lee (Sandy) Dyer; one daughter, Rebecca Lynn (Keith) Minch; three brothers, John Dyer, Larry Dyer and Bobby Dyer; three sisters, Elizabeth Pennington, Wanda Holland and Carolyn Ford; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the HARRISON-PYLES FUNERAL HOME in Wheelersburg, with Pastor Mike Simpson officiating. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 5 to 9 p.m. and one hour before the service on Wednesday. There will be Military graveside services conducted by James Erwin American Legion Post #622.