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John Wayne Dies, age 73, of Castalian Springs, passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at his home.

He was preceded in death by: two sisters, Helen Cothron & Nina Bundy; two brothers, Earl Dies & Roy Dies Sr.

Survivors are: wife, Jan Dies of Castalian Springs; two sons, Gary Wayne (Connie) Dies of Lebanon; Shane (Susan) Bundy of Lebanon; daughter, Denise (Benji) Blair of Hartsville; two stepdaughters, Shonna (Jimmy) Horton of Lebanon, Denise (Johnny) Brewington of Lebanon; 16 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jackie Witherspoon of Hermitage, Joyce (Marion) Duncan of Mt. Juliet.

Memorial services were in the chapel of Anthony Funeral Home on Thursday, April 6, officiated by Bro. Pierce Dodson.

Visitation with the family will be from 3 PM until service time Thursday.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Cancer Society or the Providence Cumberland Presbyterian Church.

Anthony Funeral Home, Inc., 337 McMurry Blvd., Hartsville, TN, 615-374-2280, anthonyfhhartsville.com, was in charge of arrangements.