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“Susan, Doris and family we are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you at this time and in the days ahead. We send our love to all. ”
1 of 11 | Posted by: Tobie Ann Reynolds - Darlington, SC

“Susan,you and Bryan are such good friends of mine.Bryan was my hero,he fought that nasty cancer right to the end.He never lost sight of God and never...Read More »
2 of 11 | Posted by: Franklin Dudley - Darlington, SC

“So sorry for your loss,but Heaven has gained an angel. We know he is at peace now and no more suffering. ”
3 of 11 | Posted by: Boyce&Mary Wood - Easley, SC

“Susan and family, sorry for your loss. Praying for all of you. ”
4 of 11 | Posted by: Don & Joyce Nicholson - SC

“Susan, I am so sorry for your loss. Bryan was such a wonderful Christian man and was such an inspiration when I worked for him. I will so miss his ...Read More »
5 of 11 | Posted by: Maxine Coleman - Belton, SC

“Susan, I'm sorry for your loss. Bryan was a good man and even though I had not seen him in many years I read his posts on Facebook and I have no...Read More »
6 of 11 | Posted by: Randy Haynes - Darlington, SC

“Susan it saddens us for your loss. Steve and I have been praying for you and your family. Bryan was such a Godly man and we were honored to have been...Read More »
7 of 11 | Posted by: Steve and Sharon Hollingsworth - SC

“Sorry to hear of Bryans death. But we will see him on the other side. Patsy and Jimmy Fotos ”
8 of 11 | Posted by: A friend

“Although I never had the privilege of meeting Bryan, I have heard so many wonderful things about him. Working with his daughter-in-law Christie,...Read More »
9 of 11 | Posted by: Denise Kirby - Central, SC

“Bryan was as much a brother to me as my own brothers. When he first moved to Darlington he and I forged a friendship that would last our lifetime. I...Read More »
10 of 11 | Posted by: Harden Gainey - Hartsville, SC

“Dear Susan & Family! We are so sad to hear of the passing of Bryan! Such a sweet and loving witness for Christ! We have lost a wonderful friend! You...Read More »
11 of 11 | Posted by: Patty Finley - Anderson, SC

Bryan DoveEasley, SC

Mr. Lee Bryan Dove, 68, of Easley, loving husband of Susan W. Dove, passed away Saturday, October 15, 2016 at the Rainey Hospice House in Anderson.

Bryan was born in Dillon County, SC on October 29, 1947 to the late Leo Elliott and Dorothy Hubbard Dove. He loved his family, had a huge heart, was a friend to everyone, and he never met a stranger. His life will truly be remembered by the words of Jesus in John 11:4; “This sickness will not end in death. No, it is for God’s glory so that God’s Son may be glorified through it.”

Bryan was a member of Rock Springs Baptist Church in Easley and was a great witness and leader for Christ. He taught Sunday School, was involved in the Men's prayer group, the cancer group, was a deacon, and he was over the prayer room. 

In addition to his loving wife, Bryan is survived by four sons; Jason Dove (Christie) of Anderson; Jarrett Dove (Cindy) of Pendleton; Robert Dove (Myra) of Maryland; and Bradley Dove of Easley; and a daughter; Janet Taylor (Rick) of Belton;. Bryan is also survived by two brothers; Larry Dove (Gaby), and David Dove (Sindy) of Darlington, SC; a sister; Diane Lee (Dexter) of Florence; and nine grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters; Linda Carroll and Mary Ann Dove.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, October 19, 2016 at Rock Springs Baptist Church, 201 Rock Springs Road, Easley, with the Rev. Dr. David Gallamore and the Rev. Richard Littleton officiating. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Tuesday, October 18, 2016 from 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Robinson Funeral Home - Powdersville Road, 1425 Powdersville Road, Easley, SC 29642.

The family is at the residence.. 

Flowers are optional, or the family requests that memorial donations be made to either the Rock Springs Baptist Church Building Fund, 201 Rock Springs Road, Easley, SC 29642; or to Hospice of the Upstate, 1835 Rogers Road, Anderson, SC 29621.

Condolences may be expressed online at or in person at Robinson Funeral Home - Powdersville Road, which is assisting the family.