William Charles “Billy” Ryans

Funeral Services for William Charles Ryans, 37, of Ninnekah, will be held Tuesday, October 30, 2012 at 10:30 a.m. in the Bible Baptist Church with Kim Hayes officiating.

Williams Charles Ryans was born March 27, 1974 in Chickasha, the son of Charles Wayne Ryans and Della A. Dunn Ryans.  He died Saturday October 27, 2012 in Ninnekah, Oklahoma.

Billy grew up in Ninnekah and Chickasha.  He attended school in Ninnekah and graduated from Chickasha High School in 1993.  Billy attended Canadian Valley Vo-Tech Welding Program where he excelled and received the Outstanding Welder Award.  He continued his career in welding coast to coast in the oil and gas industry.  He married Nicole Eckroat Ryans on April 9, 2008 in Antigua, BVI.  Billy loved riding motorcycles, four wheeling, skiing, boating and spending time at the lake.

He is preceded in death by his Maternal Grandmother, Billie June Zimmerman-Dunn; Maternal Grandfather Sammie Dunn; Paternal Grandfather Aubrey Ryans, Uncle Timmy Ryans, and Cousin Eddie Ivey.

Survivors include his wife, Nicole of the home; Parents, Charles and Della Ryans of Ninnekah; Sister, Charlesanna Paige Ryans of Ninnekah; Paternal Grandmother, Christine Ryans-Ward of Chickasha; Aunt, Donna Dunn of Norman; Aunt, Beverly Nieto of Chickasha; Uncle Bill Dunn of Payton, Colorado; Uncle Wesley Ryans of Marlow, Uncle Bobby Ryans of Chickasha, and numerous cousins and close friends.

Services and Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home and his cremains will be interned in the Ninnekah Cemetery at a later date.