Vasel Lenwood Dean
Vasel Lenwood Dean, 84, of Granville County passed away Saturday, January 23, 2021 at Duke University Medical Center.
Vasel was born in Granville County to the late William Albert Dean and Fannie Garrett. He retired from Hanes Corporation after many years of service and was a part of the Berea Community.
A public viewing will be held Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 1:00 PM at Mt. Zion Baptist Church.
He leaves to cherish his memory his wife of 65 years, Delores Yarboro Dean; a daughter, Marsha Baird (Richard) of Oxford, two grandsons; Darrell Baird of Oxford and Brandon Dean of Rougemont; one great-granddaughter, Brittain Dean and one sister, Irene Hicks of Raleigh. He was preceded in death by a son, Michael Dean and two brothers, Edward Dean and Floyd Dean.
A funeral service will be held Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 2:00 PM at Mt. Zion Baptist Church officiated by Reverend Keith Williams, Reverend Tim Atkins and Reverend Stan Jenkins. Special speakers will be Harvey Ellington and Kerbin Davis. You may access the funeral service by clicking on the following link:
Funeral Service: https://vimeo.com/505367200
You may access the graveside service by clicking on the following link:
Graveside Service: https://vimeo.com/505375732 If the livestream is not working, it will be uploaded shortly after the service has ended.
Flowers are kindly accepted or memorials may be made to the charity of your choice.
Eakes Funeral Home will be following social distancing guidelines and ask that all in attendance wear a mask or appropriate face covering.