Ayers Loses Battle to Cancer


Eric Dwyane Ayers, 58, passed away at his home Friday, June 24th in Atlanta, GA after a short, courageous battle with cancer.  Wife, Shameeka and son, Gareth were by his side. 

Eric was a 1981 graduate of McCallie School in Chattanooga, Tennessee and  attended Morehouse College, Atlanta, GA.

He was preceded in death by his father, Berry Lee Ayers, Chattanooga; and grandparents Richard Lee and Sarah Ayers of Triana, AL.

Continuing his legacy and holding cherished memories are survivors:  wife, Shameeka (Shy) Ayers; son Gareth Riley Ayers of Washington D.C.; mother, Mary F. Ayers, Chattanooga, TN; brother, Danny Lee Shaver Ayers and wife, Crystol, Mullica Hill, New Jersey.

Final services were held in Atlanta, Georgia.