Horace Anderson Dean, age 79 of Tifton died Tuesday December18, 2018 at his home surrounded by family and under the care of Hospice of Tift Area.
Funeral Services will be 2:00 Sunday December 23, 2018 at the Reflection Chapel with Rev. Larry Dean officiating. Visitation will be from 1:00 until service time at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Cemetery in Ashburn.
Mr. Dean was born May 19, 1939 in Irwin County to the late Henry F. and Sara Louise Benton Dean. He served his country honorably in the United States Marines and later had a career in law enforcement. He enjoyed fishing and took great pride in the appearance of his lawn.
Survivors include, three children, Kevin (Debbie) Dean, Paul (Sydney) Dean and Kim (James) Perry, grandchildren, Jeremy and Ashley Dean, Cyndal and Brian Callihan, Anna Ruth and Christopher Holt, Grace Dean, Jennifer and Dusty VanScoy, Becky andKane Prew, Grant Britt, James Perry Jr., Tyler Britt, Garth and Caitlyn Britt, great grandchildren ,Emerson Dean, Hadley Callihan, Chloe VanScoy, Judah VanScoy, Willow Prew, Odie Prew, Declan Britt, Brayden Smith, Levi Britt Gage Britt Carson and Keith Britt. two brothers, Junior Dean and Lanny Dean, and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Betty Jerkins Dean, one grandchild, John Marshall Dean, three brothers and one sister.