"He that goeth forth and weepeth bearing precious seed shall doubtless come again with rejoicing, bringing his sheaves with him."
"He professed religion early in life and joined the baptist church. At the age of twenty seven y'rs he commenced his ministerial work. At the age of sixty three y'rs and three mo's he was relieved of his labors to receive his reward."
"Erected to the memory of the Rev. John King Ryan by his church and friends."
"He labored in the vineyard of his master 38 years."
- Maintained by: Jimbo Roberson
- Originally Created by: Vernon McElroy
- Added: 18 Oct 2001
- Find A Grave Memorial 5853431
Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Rev John King Ryan (24 Nov 1824–24 Feb 1888), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5853431, citing Zion Baptist Church Cemetery, Rosser, Sumter County, Alabama, USA ; Maintained by Jimbo Roberson (contributor 47535182) .