Carl Edwin Ryherd PDF Print
Wednesday, 30 January 2013 14:45

Carl Edwin Ryherd, age 92, of Gamaliel, passed away Tuesday, January 30, 2013, at his home.

He was born May 5, 1920 in Monroe County, KY to the late Edd Lewis Ryherd and Iva Proffit Ryherd. He was a farmer, a member of Indian Creek Baptist Church and a WW II Army Veteran.  He was united in marriage on August 10, 1946 to Lera England Ryherd.

He is survived by his wife: Lera England Ryherd of Gamaliel, three sons and four daughters-in-law: Charles and Joyce Ryherd, Wade and Joy Ryherd, Barry and Bonnie Ryherd and Barbara Ryherd all of Gamaliel, one daughter and son-in-law: Judith and Tommy Bartley of Gamaliel, three brothers: Audie Ryherd of Sullivan, IL, James Earl Ryherd of Gamaliel, Dwaine Ryherd of Vandalia, OH, four sisters: Essie Harlin and Faye Oye both of Arthur, IL, Eva Whitis of Indianapolis, IN, Wilma O’Banion of Gamaliel, seven grandchildren, five step grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, eight step great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by one son: Carlie Ryherd, two brothers: Paul Ryherd and Clyde Ryherd and one sister: Dean Davis.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, February 2 at 11:00 AM at Indian Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in the Monroe County Memorial Lawn.  Military rites will be performed at graveside by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow.

Visitation will be after 11:00 AM on Friday at Strode’s Gamaliel Chapel and after 9:00 AM on Saturday at Indian Creek Baptist Church.

Memorials are suggested to the Indian Creek Building Fund


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