Originally created 10/26/01

Mr. Willie Ryans



BROOKLYN, N.Y. - Entered into rest on Wednesday, October 24, 2001, at Brooklyn Hospital in Brooklyn, Mr. Willie Richard Ryans formerly of Hephzibah. Mr. Ryans was a native of Hephzibah, but made his home in New York and was a member of First Ebenezer Baptist Church. Survivors include a devoted daughter, Willett Ryans, Brooklyn; three sisters, Mamie Evand, Evelyn Ryans, Mary Mathis; five brothers, Jesse Ryans, James Ryans, Eugene Ryans, Grover Ryans, Robert Ryans and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held Monday at 3 p.m., from First Ebenezer Baptist Church Hephzibah. Interment will be in the church cemetery. Friends may call at 18 f Carter Lane or the funeral home. The historic Dents Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1800s. The Augusta Chronicle October 26, 2001