The Joplin Globe, Joplin, MO

December 5, 2012

Dr. David Earl Ryder


The Joplin Globe

CARROLLTON, VA — Dr. David Earl Ryder, 71, passed away on Dec. 2, 2012.

He was a graduate of Eastern Michigan University and from the College of Osteopathic Medicine in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Ryder retired after 25 years of being a Doctor of Anesthesiology.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Billie Jayne Joyner.

Dr. Ryder leaves to cherish his memories his wife of 47 years, Jayne E. Ryder; his son, Corey Ryder and wife, Cassy; grandchildren, Kyle and Zachary Joyner and Catrelle Ryder; and a host of extended family and friends.

Life Celebration Services will be at 4 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 6, in Colonial Funeral Home Chapel. A visitation will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. before the service. Burial will be private.

Memorial donations can be made to The Michael J. Fox Foundation for Parkinson's Research, Grand Central Station, P.O. Box 4777, New York, N.Y. 10163-4777.

Arrangements are in the care of Colonial Funeral Home, Smithfield, Va.