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Gary Lyons

May 20, 1956 — February 16, 2017

Gary Lyons, age 60 years, of Whitley City, Kentucky died Thursday, February 16, 2017 in Winfield, Tennessee. 

He was born in Jellico, Tennessee on May 20, 1956 the son of Doris Albert and Diane I. (King) Lyons. Gary enjoyed horseback riding, hunting, fishing, camping, and 4-wheeling.

His parents; daughter, Darby Lyons; and brothers, Doris Lynn Lyons and Glenn Lyons precede him in death.

Survivors include his wife, Retia (Fancher) Lyons; step father, Darel King; sons, Tyler Lyons of Collierville, Tennessee, Cody Lyons and Dylan Lyons both of Oneida, Tennessee; brother, Clay Lyons (Sherri) of Marshes Siding, Kentucky; grandchildren, Kaden Lyons, Ruger Lyons, Isaiah Carroll, and Bentley Carroll; special friends, Jim Daugherty, Sonny Vanover, and Doc Gilreath.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 8pm in the Pine Knot Funeral Home with Bro. Braxton King officiating.  Burial to follow Sunday 1pm in the Cooper Memorial Gardens.  The family will receive friends after 5pm Saturday at the funeral home.

McCreary County Funeral Home entrusted with the arrangements.

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Saturday, February 18, 2017

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