Thomas Delano Dean, 73, a native of Oklahoma and a resident of Spanish Fort, died Thursday, June 14, 2007 at a local hospital.

He had been an Insurance Regional Claims Manager for over 30 years.

Survivors include his wife, Iris McDaniel Dean of Spanish Fort; daughter, Angelique Askins of Helena; son, Thomas Hugh Dean of Birmingham; step-daughter, Robyn Dumas of Daphne; step-son, John “Skip” Greene of Daphne; sister, Bettie King of Wichita, Kan.; six grandchildren and his beloved dog, Jiggs.

Private burial services were held Saturday, June 16.

Arrangements were made by Hughes Cremation & Funeral Services of Daphne.