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In Memory of

Gerald Wayne Dyson

April 29, 1942 - Unknown

Obituary


FORT WORTH -- Gerald Wayne "Hacksaw" Dyson, a devoted husband and father, died peacefully in Fort Worth on Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the age of 72.

Service: Combined visitation and memorial at 10 a.m. Thursday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel.

Gerald was born April 29, 1942, in Weatherford to Olan and Elizabeth Dyson, attended Polytechnic High School in Fort Worth, served in the U.S. Navy, and retired from the Fort Worth Police Department with 27 years of service. Gerald loved spending time with his family, was an avid reader and golfer, and...

FORT WORTH -- Gerald Wayne "Hacksaw" Dyson, a devoted husband and father, died peacefully in Fort Worth on Saturday, March 28, 2015, at the age of 72.

Service: Combined visitation and memorial at 10 a.m. Thursday at Laurel Land Memorial Chapel.

Gerald was born April 29, 1942, in Weatherford to Olan and Elizabeth Dyson, attended Polytechnic High School in Fort Worth, served in the U.S. Navy, and retired from the Fort Worth Police Department with 27 years of service. Gerald loved spending time with his family, was an avid reader and golfer, and was well known for his sense of humor.

The family would like to thank Baylor All Saints Vitas Hospice for their loving care and support during this difficult time.

Survivors: Wife, Nettie (Peggy) Dyson; children, Lisa Beck and husband, Jerry, Gerald (Beaux) Dyson, Lauren Dyson, Robin Rogers and husband, Mike, Teresa Smith and husband, Rich, Laura Dodd; sister, Mary Mussato; brother, Phil Dyson and wife, Annette; along with countless nephews, nieces, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.