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Services Set For Jack Usry, 20, Rye High School Graduate

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Principal of Rye High School, Patricia Taylor addresses the Class of 2015. On Friday, Taylor confirmed the tragic death of Jack Usry, a Rye High graduate of the Class of 2014.. Photo Credit: File photo

RYE, N.Y. -- Calling hours are Tuesday for Jack Usry, the beloved middle son of Greg and Mary Beth Usry, who passed away on Friday.

The 20-year-old graduate of Rye High School "tragically died in an accident in NYC," according to an email from RHS Principal Patricia Taylor.

In addition to his parents, Jack is survived by his loving brothers, Connor Usry of New York City and Quinn Usry of Rye; his grandparents, Ken and Carol Neisser of Poughkeepsie and George and Lynn Usry of Clemson, SC; and his great-grandmother, Louise DuBose of Clemson, SC.

Jack was the nephew of Megan Neisser of Stamford, CT, John and Linda Neisser of Southbury, CT, Teddy Neisser of Olyphant, PA, Matt Usry of Greenville, SC, and Alan Usry of Athens, TN. Jack also was the cousin of Jonathan, Nicole, Kevin, Lauren, Kristy, Alyssa, Zarin, Ben, Elouise and Sarah Beth.

Jack was a 2014 graduate of Rye High School in Rye and was a junior pursuing a BFA in photography at the Lamar Dodd School of Art at the University of Georgia. Jack was a creative, adventurous spirit who was loved by so many people from the different areas of his life. He also left a lasting legacy of his art on his website . You are welcome to take a quiet moment and remember him through his extraordinary work.

Friends may call at the Graham Funeral Home, 1035 Boston Post Road in Rye on Tuesday, Nov. 8 from 4 to 8 p.m..

A mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Church of the Resurrection in Rye at 10 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Jack’s memory to Part of the Solution (POTS), 2763 Webster Ave., Bronx, NY 10458.

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