Talon Dyson whose full name is Talon Scott Dyson (05/05/2010 – 12/26/2021) is an 11-year-old boy who died at a local hospital after being fatally injured in a dirt bike accident in northern Iredell County, North Carolina. He passed away at a local hospital despite the valiant efforts of emergency personnel who responded to the accident in the 1300 block of Turnersburg Highway on Sunday afternoon.
Talon is the son of Iredell County Sheriff’s Office Lt. Amy Eades Dyson.
His older brother, Landen Ensminger, started a gofundme page to help in catering for his funeral expenses. On the page, Landen wrote, “Hi, my name is Landen I’m fundraising for my brother Talon who died in a dirt bike accident. We’re raising money to pay for the funeral costs.”
By Tuesday morning, the crowdfunding site reported that $19, 205 had been contributed. The page can be accessed here.
Talon Scott Obituary
An official obituary has not been created, however, Talon’s uncle, Beth Dyson Webster shared the schedule leading to the Funeral Service of Talon.
In a Facebook post, he wrote,
“I don’t have words, just please pray for my brother Scott and his wife Amy. My nephew Talon Dyson has gone to be with the Lord way too soon at only 11 years old. Arrangements are below.
On Wednesday, December 29, 2021, there will be a visitation at Cavin Cook Funeral Home in Mooresville, NC from 5 pm to 7 pm.
On Thursday, December 30, 2021, the Funeral Service will be held at First Baptist Church of Statesville (Davie Avenue) at 11 am.
Burial will immediately follow the service and interment will be at New Union Methodist Church Cemetery at 1869 Sheffield Road, Mocksville NC.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Dove House Children’s Advocacy Center, 2407 Simonton Road, Statesville, NC.”
Landen on the other hand wrote, “I love you so much, buddy. We’ve had our ups and downs as brothers but this just wasn’t supposed to happen. I’m beyond shocked and very upset when I heard the news this morning. A piece of my heart will always be gone but never forgotten and it’s for you buddy.”