Memorial service for Lyman Bryce Gardner II, 31, of Paron, Ark., is being planned for a later time. Arrangements and cremation were under the direction of Cremations of the Ozarks.

He died Sept. 8, 2019. 

Bryce was born July 19, 1988, in Talihina, Okla., son of Lyman Gardner and Valerie Bowling Causey. He was an outdoors man who enjoyed spending time hunting deer, fishing for bass and tracking in the woods. 

He was preceded in death by his grandparents and uncle. 

Survivors include his son, Jayden Gardner; father, of Forsyth, Mo.; mother, Valerie (Ben) Causey, of Paron, Ark.; brother, Nathan Gardner, of Mo.; sister, Vanessa Gardner, of Forsyth, Mo.; half-brother, Crintten Gardner II, of Dell City, Okla.; half-sister, Misty Gardner, of Oklahoma City, Okla.; stepsister, Alyssa Causey, of Little Rock, Ark. and stepbrother, Sam Causey, of Little Rock, Ark.

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