SAN SABA - Funeral services for William (Bill) Paxton Dyer, 76, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 31, at Pecan Grove Baptist Church, with Pastor Don Ramsey officiating. Visitation will be from 7 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Howell-Doran Funeral Home

He died Oct. 27, 2008 in San Saba.

He was born on a farm in Tahoka to James and Carrie Fern Dyer. He attended Pecan Grove Baptist Church. He was a retired rancher, and owner of Cen Tex Fuel Co.

Survivors include his three children and their spouses; Steve and Marcia Dyer, Mark and Jackie Dyer of San Saba, Adra Dyer Berryhill and John of Wichita Falls; four grandchildren; a sister, Gloria Brewer of Henderson; and brothers, E.B. Dyer of Konowa, Okla., Marlin Dyer of LaPorte, and Nathan Dyer of Louisiana.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Jonnie Hanna Dyer.