James David Ryan, age 58 of Winfield, Tennessee passed away on Wednesday, May 1, 2019 at home with his family. David was born on June 27, 1960 to the late Lawrence and Sadie Ryan of Winfield, TN. David married Fareina Jo King Ryan and raised two children, son David Gavin and daughter Dayna Jo. David was a retired auto and diesel mechanic. He loved being with family and friends, tinkering with anything just to see if he could fix it. David is the youngest of a large extended family.
Preceding him to Heaven are his parents, mother and father-in-law, June and Chester Pergram; brothers, John Ryan and Bobby Ross; brothers-in-law, Kenny Ross and Thurman Baird; sisters, Janice Lee Ross and Evelyn Ann King; sisters-in-law, Janet Ryan and Naomi Lynn King Chambers; and special uncle, Oscar Neal.
David is survived by his wife and children; brother, Jimmy Ryan; special nephew, Chris Smith and husband Richard Robbins; brothers-in-law, Harry King and wife Karma and George Lenville King; sisters, Sue Bertram, Louise Ross, Shirley King and husband Alfred and Kathy Baird; several nieces and nephews and many friends that became family. The family would like to express their deepest appreciation for the outpouring of love and support they have received throughout this time. May God bless all of you.
Friends may visit with the Ryan family on Monday, May 6, 2019 from 1 p.m. until time of memorial service at 4 p.m. at the Winfield Baptist Church with Bro. Chris Sewell officiating. Following the service there will be a dinner in the fellowship hall.
David's request was cremation.
West-Murley Funeral Home is serving the family of James David Ryan.