Curtis W. Dyess, 74, of Saraland died May 3, 2011 in a local health care facility.
He was a native of Grove Hill. He retired from Scott Paper after 34 years of service. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather who was devoted to his family.
Survivors include his wife, Jean Dyess; three daughters, Lisa (James) Martin, Bridgitte Dyess, Dawn (Richard) Taylor; one sister, Barbara Jean (Alton) Bradford; sister-inlaw, Ruth Dyess; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; nephews, nieces, and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Curtis Dyess and Gladys Wilson Dyess; and a brother, Morris Dyess.
A memorial service was Friday, May 6, at 12:00 p.m. from the chapel of Radney Funeral Home in Saraland.
In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorials be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.
Condolences may be offered at www.radneyfuneralhome. saraland.com.
Radney Funeral Home of Saraland directed.