Mr. Kenneth Henry Ryan age 80 of Summerville, GA passed away Saturday morning, April 22, 2023, at his residence.
Mr. Ryan was born January 26, 1943, to the late Ralph Leroy and Eva Mae Harris Ryan. He was retired from the State of Georgia and was a member of Subligna Baptist Church.
Along with his parents he is preceded in death by his brothers, Raymond Ryan and Ralph Ryan.
Survivors include his wife, Twila Nafziger Ryan; children, Dr. Jeff (Ellen) Ryan, Roxanne (Johnny) Johnson, Rochelle (Dale) Kauffman, Rhonda (Steve) Wengerd, and Robin Lawson; sister, Vivian (Roy) Alford; 18 grandchildren, and 28 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services to celebrate the life of Mr. Ryan will be held at 1:00 P.M. Thursday, April 27, 2023, at Subligna Baptist Church with Pastor Dr. Charles Bishop officiating. Interment will follow at Subligna Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Tyler Ryan, Daren Kauffman, Ethan Kauffman,Kenny Ryan, Caleb Ryan, and Zach Wengerd. Honorary pallbearers will be Nevin Kauffman, Luke Ryan, Braden Kauffman, Andrew Kauffman, Josh Ryan, Michael Padgett, Nick Smith, James Warren, Dakota Lee, Taylor Allen, and Josh Breasette.
Mr. Ryan will be in state at Mason Funeral Home and the family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 P.M. Wednesday. He will also be in state from 12:00 Noon until the hour of service on Thursday at Subligna Baptist Church.
Flowers will be accepted or memorial donations may be made to Subligna Baptist Church.