JACKSON, S.C. - Mr. Luther Ryans of Goodman Rd., entered into rest Sunday, April 23, 2006 at the V.A. Medical Center. Funeral arrangements will be announced later. Survivors are his wife, Ethel M. Ryans, Jackson, S.C.; five daughters, Georgia Mae Caple, Montgomery, Ala., Annette Ryans, Atlanta, Patricia Pendleton, Philadelphia, Ethel Bryant, Philadelphia, Kathy Smith, Philadelphia; four sons, Horace Smith, Jackson, S.C., Mickey Ryans, Philadelphia, Gerald Ryans, Augusta, Luther Ryans, Jr., Philadelphia; two sisters, Elouise Hynson, Jackson; Clara Riley, Augusta, one brother, Arthur Lee Twiggs, Augusta; thirty-three grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren. Williams Funeral Home, 1765 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.,.
The Augusta Chronicle-April 25, 2006