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Ryan Chesser

d. January 19, 2019

Ryan Mark Chesser, 33, died January 19, 2019 at his residence in Jacksonville, FL.  He was born January 16, 1986 in Jacksonville, FL.  He graduated from Charlton County High School in 2004 and attended and graduated from Armstrong Atlantic.  Ryan loved his family and friends with all his heart and never missed an opportunity to celebrate life.  Ryan never held back his affection and love and enthusiasm.  He was a bottled up source of energy and sunshine.  Ryan lived his life in the moment and treasured the time he had with his loved ones.  Ryan loved to water ski and snow ski, competitive swimming, traveling and dancing.  Ryan was thoughtful and always ready to help a friend or family member.  He was witty beyond compare and always made people laugh and smile.  His beautiful spirit and smile will be greatly missed.

He is survived by his parents, Mark and Cathy Chesser of Folkston, GA; his twin sister:  Rebecca Chesser Coon and her husband, Dylan of Salt Lake City, UT and a brother:  Reece Chesser of Folkston, GA; his grandparents:  George & Annette McKinnon and Gene & Eloise Chesser of Folkston, GA and 2-special nieces:  Harlow and Everlee Coon.

The family will receive friends Wednesday, January 23 at Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home from 6-8 PM.  Funeral services will be held Thursday, January 24 at 11:00 AM at the Folkston United Methodist Church with Rev. Dan Underwood and Rev. Ray McMillan officiating.

Condolences may be expressed by signing the online guest registry at  Arrangements are under the direction of Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home in Folkston, GA.

To send flowers to the family in memory of Ryan Chesser, please visit our flower store.

Service Schedule

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Wednesday, January 23, 2019

6:00 - 8:00 pm

Shepard-Roberson Funeral Home Chapel

526 Oakwood St, Folkston, GA 31537

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Funeral Service

Thursday, January 24, 2019

Starts at 11:00 am

Folkston United Methodist Church


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