Nobody covers Brown County like The Democrat Buy PDF| Advertise| Contact Us
Hoosier Harvest Cookbook
 
Obituaries
 
Mary Jane Dyer, 82, Columbus

Mary Jane Dyer, 82, Columbus, died at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Kindred Transitional Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Funeral service was conducted Saturday, March 23, 2013, at Nashville Christian Church with Pastor L.D. Campbell officiating. Calling was Friday, March 22, 2013, at Myers-Reed Chapel and  prior to the service Saturday at the church. Entombment followed at Garland Brook Mausoleum.

Memorial contributions can be made to Children’s Miracle Network-Riley Children’s Hospital.

Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.myers-reed.com.

Mrs. Dyer was born Oct. 24, 1930, in Brown County. She owned and operated the David Family Christmas Tree and Truck Farm and the Red House Drive-in. Most recently, she had worked for more than 20 years at the American Rental Store in Eastbrook Plaza Shopping Center in Columbus where she was store manager.
She was a longtime member of Nashville Christian Church and a former member of Order of the Eastern Star. She enjoyed time with her family, working and shopping.

She is survived by children, Victoria (Cal) Blake of Gatlinburg, Tenn., Elizabeth Brennan and David P. David, both of Bloomington, Barbara Walker of Columbus, and Gloria (Dori) David-Bean of Brunswick, Ga.; 13 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren, great-great-grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Clarence Adams Aynes and Lottie Jane Ogle Aynes; her first husband, Grover C. David; her second husband, Jerry R. Dyer; a sister, Joan Ault; and a brother, James Paul Aynes.
  • January 27
    Widowed group euchre party
    1 p.m. Sycamore Valley Community Center, 746 Memorial Drive
  • January 27
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • January 27
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • January 27
    BC Election Board
    2 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • January 27
    BC Area Plan Commission
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • January 28
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • January 28
    BC Sheriff's Merit Board
    4 p.m. Law Enforcement Center, 55 State Road 46 East
  • January 28
    BC Board of Zoning Appeals
    6 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • January 29
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • January 30
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • January 31
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • January 31
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • February 2
    Gnaw Bone Sewage District
    5:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • February 3
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • February 3
    Bean Blossom Regional Sewer Board
    7:30 p.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • February 4
    Lake Lemon Conservancy District annual meeting
    6 p.m. Benton Township Senior Center, 7616 E. State Road 45, Unionville
  • February 4
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • February 4
    Van Buren Township Advisory Board
    7 p.m. Van Buren trustee's office, 4748 Christianburg Road
  • February 5
    Jackson Township Board
    6 p.m. Jackson Fire Station, 4831 Helmsburg Road
  • February 6
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • February 9
    Washington Township Trustees
    7 p.m. Parkview Church of the Nazarene, 1750 State Road 46 East
  • February 12
    BC Convention & Visitors Commission
    8:30 a.m. County Office Building, 201 N. Locust Lane
  • February 13
    Bingo
    5 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North.
  • February 14
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • February 17
    Hamblen Trustee Board annual review
    6:30 p.m. 2314 Hickory Ridge Lane off Hornettown Road