48 passed away 10:44 a.m. April 3, 2017 in IU Methodist Health Hospital. Born Dec. 12, 1968 in Marion IN, he was the son of William and Jeannette (Paul) Dean Sr. His education included graduating from Culinary School. He worked as a dispatcher for P.D.Q. Taxi in Muncie IN. Memberships included the R.O.T.C. He is survived by son; Malichi Dean, daughter; Te-Andra Taylor-Dean, brothers; Williams Dean Jr and Bruce Michael Dean, sisters; Patricia Boyd and Lisa Buffkiins. Memorial service will be held Saturday, April 15, 2017 noon at Tabernacle Missionary Baptist Church. Arrangements entrusted to Bluitt and Son Funeral Home. www.bluittandson.com.