Obituary for Mr. John D. Myers

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Mr. John D. Myers

February 18, 1953 - January 25, 2019

John D. Myers, age 65 passed away Friday evening, January 25, 2019 at his home in Brown County.

John was born February 18, 1953 in Topeka, Kansas to his parents, the late John Edward and Mayzell (Prescott) Myers. He attended Southport High School in Indianapolis. John retired in 2016 after 30 years of service as an auto body mechanic in the Indianapolis area. After retirement, he worked alongside his wife for Wallpapers Today doing wallcoverings. John will be remembered as a hard worker his entire life and was always there to help others in need.

John attended the Emmanuel Church of Greenwood and enjoyed fishing and playing adult co-ed softball and playing basketball in his younger years. His true passion was Bluegrass music. John was a member of several bluegrass bands through the years and played the rhythm guitar. He loved participating in Bluegrass Festivals. John loved spending time with his family and will be remembered for his love of animals.

He is survived by his loving wife, Esther V. (Sanders) Myers, whom he married on May 17, 2003 in Brown County. John is also survived by his children, Yolanda Rene Myers of Greenwood, Angela Jean Myers of Franklin and Kasee Nicole Myers of Kentucky; step children, Natalie (Gleason) Garrett of Indianapolis, Jennifer Cessna of Columbus, John (Laura Bruner) Davis of Indianapolis and Katrina (Scott Slevin) Hayes of Brown County; siblings, Roseanne (Steve) Keefe of Indianapolis and Joe Myers of Indianapolis; grandchildren, John Michael Johnson, Jaden (Kaylee Scott) Johnson, Jaxson Clore, Gage Clore, Siera Walker, Braeden Myers, Patton Myers, Kylee Bivens, Jarryd Pardue, Tyler Davis, Mckrae Bruner, Chelsey Willhoite, Chance Hayes and Christian Hayes; great granddaughter, Reece Rose Johnson.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Jim Baxter.

The Rev. Lee Snider will conduct a funeral service on Thursday at 1 p.m. at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home. Burial will be Unity Baptist Church Cemetery in Brown County. Family and friends are invited to a meal at the Unity Baptist Church following the burial.

In lieu of flowers, donations in honor of John can be sent in care of, Meredith Funeral Home, PO Box 308, Morgantown, IN 46160.

Condolences may be made to the Myers family at

Information: 812-597-4670



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Date: Thursday, January 31, 2019

Time: 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Service Information

Date: Thursday, January 31, 2019

Time: 1:00 pm

Meredith - Clark Funeral Home


179 E. Mulberry Street, Morgantown, IN, 46160

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Born: February 18, 1953
Died: January 25, 2019

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Jim and Shirley Worley posted on 1/30/19

John we knew you for many years and thought the world of you. You will really be missed lots. Rip John


Kevin Wells posted on 1/28/19

For the Love of music