Laura Gayle (Barber) Dyson – Class of 1955 – July 5, 2014
Laura Gayle Dyson, 77, of Roann, Indiana, died at 12:04 am, Saturday, July 5, 2014 at Lutheran Hospital in Fort Wayne. She was born July 3, 1937 in Winslow, Indiana to Delbert and “Lady” (Fettinger) Barber.
In 1973, Gayle married Mike Chambers; he preceded her in death. She then married Donald E. “Pappy” Dyson on December 5, 1994; he died June 1, 2013. She was a member of New Life Baptist Church. She worked 30 years at General Tire in Wabash, and retired from Walmart in 1999. In her younger years, she was a member of Rainbow Girls. Gayle enjoyed crocheting, cooking, flowers, and shopping. She loved spending time with her grandkids.
She is survived by her daughter, Cyndi (Tim) Sams; two grandchildren, Christian and Kayla Sams; and step-granddaughter, Alexis Sams, all of Wabash, IN.