Lillian Benton Dyer
Funeral service for Lillian Irene (Benton) Dyer, age 77 of Clarksville, will be Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 12 p.m., at Sykes Funeral Home. Rev. John Thomas McDaniel, Jr. will officiate. Burial will follow in the White Cemetery in Springfield. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 27, 2013 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Thursday, February 28th from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m., at Sykes Funeral Home.
Lillian passed away on Monday, February 25, 2013 at her residence.
She was born on November 19, 1935 in Springfield, TN to Lawrence Henry Benton and Ruby Jewel Beadles Benton. She was retired with over 40 years as a nurse for Memorial Hosptial, Cheatham Medical Center and Baptist Home Health. She attended Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Bryan Morgan Dyer and sisters, Ida Mae Dorris and Elsie Manning.
She is survived by her son, Keith (Maggie) Dyer; daughter, Cathy Lynn (Brian Smith) Dyer; sister, Bessie Chrisman; grandchildren, Rebecca (Maurice) Howard, Amy Johnson, Jennifer (J.G.) Vinson and Connie Reynolds; great-grandchildren, Chloe Dyer, Tobias Dyer, Alex Reynolds, Spencer Reynolds, Freedom Dyer and Kimora Howard.
Online condolences may be made at www.sykesfuneralhome.com