Marvin Thomas Dean, 53, died Thursday, July 31, 2014, at a Knoxville hospital.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Donnie Whitner Dean; sister, Janice Spakosky; and brother, Mikey Dean.
He is survived by his sister, Patsy Spakosky of Etowah; brother, Dennis Dean of Englewood; several nieces and nephews; and other extended family members and good friends.
A celebration of Marvin’s life will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2014, at Stephensville Baptist Church with the Rev. James Morgan officiating.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the church.
Serenity Funeral Home and Cremation Center of Etowah is in charge of arrangements.