Born 10-10-1940 -- Died 11-23-2005
Dennis Ray Ary, died Nov. 23, 2005, at his home in Thayer at the age of 65 years.
Ary was born Oct. 10, 1940, in Ft. Collins, Colo., the son of Floyd and Zelma Burr Ary. He was a self-employed carpenter and was of the Baptist faith.
He was married on Sept. 27, 1959, to Patsy Miller. He was married in Thayer on Sept. 22, 1990, to Gale Gann.
Survivors include one son, Timothy Ary and wife, Carolyn, of Thayer; two daughters, Denise Davis and husband, John, of Mammoth Spring and Destiny Ary of Mammoth Spring; four grandchildren, Zachary Ary and Nicholas Ary of Thayer; and Leslie Davis and Wesley Davis of Mammoth Spring; one brother, Gerald Ary of Thayer; one niece, Anna Jean Templeton of Crawfordsville, Ind.; three nephews, Steve Ary of Mountain Grove, Stacy Ary and Lindy Ary of Thayer; several great-nieces and nephews; special aunts and uncles, Ola Risner, Hazel Bennett, Mary Lee Parnell, J.D. Ary and Lawson Burr and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Tony Wayne Ary; and two infant sons. Ray and Jay Ary.
Burial was in the Ary Town Cemetery with Bro. Gerald Bonds and Dr. George Miller officiating. Arrangements were by Carter Funeral Home of Thayer.
Activity pallbearers were James Harper, Jerry Harper, Davie Earls, Steve Ary, Stacy Ary, Lindy Ary and Russell Troxler.
Honorary pallbearers were Ray Simms and George Myers