Obituaries


William Joey Dean

August 26, 1964 - March 31, 2017

Burial Date April 8, 2017

Mr. William Joey Dean, age 52, passed away Friday, March 31, 2017, in Adel, Georgia. A memorial service will be held in his honor at 6:00 p.m., Saturday, April 8, 2017, at the Cadwell Chapel of Cox Funeral Home. Pastor Teddy Williamson will be officiating.

William Joey Dean was born August 26, 1964, in Moultrie, Georgia, to Ervin Audrey Dean and Mary Elizabeth Murphy Dean. He was a talented carpenter. William had a “gypsy” soul. He loved to get on his motorcycle and travel. He enjoyed meeting new people and experiencing new places. His family was the dearest thing to his heart. William Dean will be deeply missed by his family and many friends.

Mr. Dean is survived by his children, Heather Lynn Johnson (Brian Oaksford), Samantha Leann Dean, and Rebecca Elizabeth Reyes; grandchildren, Michael Noah Johnson, Joshua Kane Johnson, Janna Leigh Reyes, and Makayla Bridget Reyes; the love of his life, Regina Dean; brothers and sisters, Lenwood Dean, Jackie Dean, Wilma Dean, Fred Hemphill, and Kathy Holton; and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, and siblings, Jr. Dean, Bobby Dean, Randall Dean, Charles Rowe, Mary Rose, Laura Vasquez, Lavern Dean, and Audrey Dean.