Obituary For Dewey F. Ayers, Jr.

September 13, 1942 - June 27, 2012

Dewey Frank Ayers, Jr. age 69, of 134 Adams Street , Eden, passed away Wednesday morning, June 27, 2012. A graveside service will be held 12 noon Saturday June 30th at Danview Cemetery.

Mr. Ayers was born September 13, 1942 in Draper,NC to the late Dewey F. Ayers, Sr. and Pearl Howell Ayers. He was a US Air Force Veteran. Dewey retired from Pillowtex as a Truck Driver.

He is survived by his wife, Gayle Wray Ayers of the home; sister, Nancy Bateman of Eden; nephew, James Russell "Russ" Bateman, Jr. of Eden, and great nephew, Tray Bateman of Chapel Hill; two step-daughters, three step-sons, six grandchildren and one great grandson.

The family will receive friends 7 -9 pm on Friday at Fair Funeral Home and other times at the home.

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