Chapel funeral services for Zachary Tyler Ryden age 23 of Lamesa, Texas will be held at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday June 13, 2018 at Gonzales Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating will be Rick McCarty. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of Gonzales Funeral Home of Lamesa, Texas.
A Memorial gathering of family and friends will be held at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday June 14, 2018 at the Ryden family residence.
A memorial service for Zachary Tyler Ryden will also be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, June 18, 2018 at First Baptist Church of Stephenville, Texas with Pastor Richard Grant officiating.
Zachary passed away on Thursday, June 7, 2018 in Lea County, New Mexico. He was born on June 15, 1994 in Lancaster, Texas. Zachary married Jessica Hawley on August 18, 2012 in Lamesa, TX.
He was preceded in death by his infant children, Ryan and Kennedy Ryden; his mother, Brenda Cupit Ryden; his grandparents, Carl and Carolyn Ryden, and Quentin and Dorothy Cupit; his father-in-law, O.C. Hawley; his uncle, Jerry Cupit.
Zachary enjoyed spending time with his daughter and wife. He loved "jamming out" on road trips. He love Mud-logging, he finally had found his passion, and was taken too soon. "Where you saw Zac, you always saw J".
Survivors include, his wife, Jessica Ryden and daughter, Keeylee Ryden of Lamesa, TX.; his father-in-law, Ferris Clay Ryden of Stephenville, TX.; his mother-in-law, Kathy Hawley of Lamesa, TX.; his brothers, Trey Galbraith and family of Lamesa, TX., Michael Galbraith and family of Ogden, KS, Jerod McCarty and family of Lamesa, TX., Jeremy Cotten of Lubbock, TX., and James Wright and family of Lubbock, TX.;his uncles, Tod Ryden of Sweetwater, TX., Michael Ryden of Brownwood, TX>, Eddie Cupit of Holt, Florida, and Donald Magee of Natchez, Mississippi; his aunts, Cathy Kind, Billie Magee, Patricia Cupit, Andrea Cater, all of Natchez, Mississippi, Debbie Cole of Magee, Mississippi, Jean Redding of Denton, TX., and Angie White Fabbiani of Brownwood, TX.; many relatives and friends.