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Billy Leon Dyer

November 29, 1942 — December 28, 2023

Halifax

Billy Leon Dyer

Billy Leon Dyer 81, of South Boston, VA passed away December 28, 2023.   He was born in Halifax County on November 29, 1942 to the late Gilbert Grant Dyer, II and the late Lucy Belle New Dyer.   He was married to Pauline Hazelwood Dyer who survives.

 

He was a member of The Harbor Church.  Billy was a painter and retired after many years of working and upon retirement he enjoyed working in his shop.  He loved a good joke and was quite the jokester. 

 

Left to cherish his memory:

His Children

Tammy Dyer Smith of Alton

Kim Dyer of Scottsburg

Paul Dyer of South Boston

Tonya Nester Whitt of South Boston

Phillip Nester of Scottsburg

Jamie Nester of Ringgold, VA

Eleven Grandchildren

Four Great Grandchildren

One Sister

Joann Hudson and husband Ernie of Newbern, NC

 

***Preceded in death by***

One Son

Ryan Michael Dyer

Siblings

Reverend Gilbert Grant Dyer, III

Ralph Dyer

Rochelle Dyer Rudder

 

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, January 2. 2024 at 2:00 P.M. at Powell Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mark Boyd and Rev. Steve Dyer officiating. Burial to follow in Floral Hills Cemetery in Danville, VA.

 

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, one hour prior to the service at Powell Funeral Home.

 

For memorials, please consider Harbor Church.

 

Online condolences may be directed to www.powellfuneralinc.com.

 

Arrangements entrusted to Powell Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 1603 Wilborn Ave., South Boston, VA 24592.

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