Darrell Myers, age 59, passed away Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, at his home.
He was born July 30, 1953, in West Point, to the late Bill Myers and Maycel Charles Myers. He was a former supervisor for Clay County, serving for 11 years. When serving as supervisor, Mr. Myers was on the GTPD Board and the Education Committee for the M.A.S. He was a contractor and retired dairy farmer.
Funeral services are today, Tuesday August 7, 2012, at 2 p.m. at the First Baptist Church in West Point, with the Rev. Rick Crampton officiating. Mr. Myers will lie in state from 1 - 2 p.m. at the church. Burial will follow in Greenwood Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers are Aubrey Blair, David Norris, Ricky Blake, Terry Cannon, Greg Fretz, and Keith Bagwell. Honorary pallbearers are his friends and co-workers.
He is survived by his wife, Deborah Myers, of Cedar Bluff, three daughters: Ruby Puckett (Frankie) of Tishomingo, Jennifer Allen, of Cedar Bluff, Christie Keenum (Lee), of Cedar Bluff; one son, Darrell Zane Myers (Annmarie), of Columbus; two brothers: Clayton Myers, of Cedar Bluff and Wayne Myers, of Braatsk, Russia; 12 grandchildren and 2 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents: Bill and Maycel Myers; and his step-mother, Ruby Avant Myers.
Visitation is Monday, Aug. 6, 2012, from 4 - 7 p.m. at Robinson Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942.
Friends may leave condolences online at robinsonfh.net.
Robinson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.