Ell Ryans, 81, of Fall Branch, Washington Co TN, went to be with his Lord and Savior, Sunday, September 5, 2010, at Laughlin Healthcare Center in Greeneville, Greene To TN, where he had been a resident for several years.
Ell was formerly of the Oak Glen Community. Born in Oak Glen Community, TN, on April 12, 1929, he was the eldest son of John and Ada Ryans.
Preceding him in death were his parents; three brothers, Buford Ryans, Tyson Ryans, and Elbert Ryans; two infant brothers; and one sister, Bell Crankshaw.
Survivors include two sisters, Edna Roberts and husband Jesse of Fall Branch, TN, and Eva Brown of Greeneville, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
The family would like to extend a special thanks to Laughlin Healthcare and to Amedysis Hospice Service for their wonderful support and kindness.
The family will receive friends Wednesday, September 8, 2010, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Fall Branch.
Funeral services will be conducted at 8 p.m., in the funeral home chapel, with Rev. Wayne Waycaster officiating. Music will be provided by Danny Ball.
Graveside services will be held on Thursday, September 9, 2020, at 11 a.m., at Oak Glen Union Cemetery. Those wishing to attend are asked to meet at the cemetery at 10:45 a.m. Honorary Pallbearers will be the Nursing Staff at Laughlin Healthcare Center.
Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Homes, Fall Branch, is serving the Ryans family.