AULANDER, NC – Jasper Ryan Deanes, age 2, of St. John-Millennium Road, went to be with the Lord just one day shy of his third birthday on Sunday, September 20, 2020 after celebrating with his family and friends in a tragic accident. A precious child gone way to soon.
Jasper was born on September 21, 2017 in Ahoskie, NC. He was a fun-loving vibrant boy that loved to be outdoors. Jasper always had a smile and brought great joy to everyone he met. He enjoyed swimming with his mama in the pool and had just learned to swim without floaties on. He loved playing music and singing. Jasper was amazed with trains and loved Halloween. He was loved by many and will be deeply missed by all that knew him.
Left to cherish Jasper’s memory is his mother, Lauren Hope Barmer and fiance’ /daddy Eric Dunlow, his biological father, Ryan Deanes, his maternal grandmother, Susan Barmer; two maternal grandfathers, Jimmy Barmer and wife Sheree, and Derrick Dunlow and fiance’ Emily; two maternal great grandmothers, Brenda Baisey, and Delores Brown and husband Jimmy; two brothers, Dylan Barmer, and Austin Daughtrey; two uncles, William Barmer, and Clay Barmer; two great aunts, Linda Farmer and husband Clayton. Billie Gail Chumbley and husband Jerry; two great uncles, James Brown, and Vann Willoughby and wife Lisa; along with many extended family and friends.
The family will receive friends on Thursday, September 24, 2020, from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm at Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service, Ahoskie, NC and other times at the home of great aunt Linda Farmer, 213 Jernigan Swamp Road, Ahoskie, NC.
A celebration of Jasper’s life will be held on Friday, September 25, 2020, at 2:00 pm at the Job Cemetery, Aulander, NC, with Rev. Greg Hurdle officiating.
This tragic accident has caused great pain for the family. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers for the days ahead. With Jasper’s colorful personality, the family requests that everyone wear bright colors to his celebration service on Friday. The community will have a candle light vigil on Saturday night at 7:00 pm at Millennium Fire Department.
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Barmer family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.
Earth may have lost a little boy…..but Heaven gained a little angel. Rest in peace my pal!
I lost my first born 3/10/19 and there is no greater heartache.Im so very sorry for your loss
I do not know you or your family but I want you to know that I am praying for you and your.family to heal, I can imagine that losing a child.it the biggest nightmare anyone can suffer, and hope you know how.much you are loved. RIP JASPER. FLY HIGH SWEET ANGEL BOY
I will be praying for you and your family just know you are never alone . Let me know if you need anything
Sorry for your loss and pain
God bless you all….so sorry for your loss..there are no words for to comfort you after losing a child… only another parent who has lost a child knows your pain…I’ve lost three look to God for comfort…
Prayers for your family. Our Sincere condolences. The Neubauer family.
So sorry for your loss. We pray for each and one of you going through this difficult sad time. God bless all family and friends going through this. Jasper fly high little man. I know you will be greatly missed. Praying for yall!
Rufus and I send prayers. We are so sad for all your family cause we know your prescious Jasper was so loved.
Love and prayers to your entire family!