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Lonnie Welford "Dick" Myers Sr., 79, of Elkwood passed away at Mary Washington Hospital on Monday, Oct. 7, 2013.
Mr. Myers was born in Culpeper County on Sept. 12, 1934, to Dorian Myers and Orella Mae Thomas Myers. He was a member of First Century Baptist Church and enjoyed gardening and hunting.
Surviving Mr. Myers are his wife of 59 years, Neva Myers of Elkwood; his children, Lonnie W. Myers Jr. and his wife, Tina, of Culpeper, Alma Jean Myers of Elkwood and Randy Lee Myers and his wife, Darlene, of Lignum; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Mr. Myers is also survived by his siblings, Anne Brown and her husband, Charles, of Lignum, Margaret Brown and her husband, Bob, of Fredericksburg, Dorian Myers and his wife, Debra, of Fredericksburg, George Myers and his wife, Jo Ann, of Sumerduck, Archie Myers of Richardsville, Douglas Myers and his wife, Libby, of Spotsylvania County, Calvin Myers and his wife, Gail, of Culpeper, Bonnie Weedon and her husband, Seldom, of Idaho, Linda Jefferies and her husband, Cecil, of Lignum, Ricky Myers of Lignum, Kyle Myers of Unionville, Anthony Myers and his wife, Diane, of Lake Helen, Fla., and Audrey Watson and her husband, Ronnie, of Lignum; and sisters-in-law, Gloria Myers of Elkwood and Doris Myers of Brandy Station.
Mr. Myers was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Rose Willingham; and brothers Jesse Myers and Wallace Myers.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, at Clore-English Funeral Home, 11190 James Monroe Highway, Culpeper, VA 22701.
A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, in the funeral home chapel, with Pastor Lee Brown and Pastor Tim Atkins conducting the service. Interment will be in the Hopewell United Methodist Church cemetery.
Four grandsons, Lonnie III, Eddie, Andrew and Jason, and Sonny Cook, Gary Deal, Chuck Bauer and Ike Crittenberger will serve as pallbearers.
Memorial contributions may be sent to First Century Baptist Church, 11190 Batna Road, Culpeper, VA 22701.
Condolences may be given at clore-english.com.