• 54°

Edward Leroy “Heavy” Dean Jr.

Services for Edward Leroy “Heavy” Dean Jr. of Brookhaven are 2p.m., Saturday, March 27, at Tyler Funeral Home Chapel with burialin Mt. Zion Cemetery.

A register book will be available from noon until 5 p.m. Fridayat the funeral home.

Mr. Dean, 45, died at his residence. He was born in Belle Glade,Fla., on Sept. 27, 1958, to Edward Dean and Wysa Sanders Dean.

He was a substitute bus driver for Lincoln County Schools. Heattended Center Street Church of Christ and had attended Old St.John in Wesson. He was baptized at an early age. He grew up inWesson and attended Eva Harris School and Loyd Star School. Heloved to train horses and work on cars.

Preceding him in death was his father.

Survivors are his mother, Wysa Sanders Dean of Brookhaven; hissister, Georgia Henderson of Brookhaven; and a host of otherrelatives and friends.