Stella M. Myers


Stella M. Myers, 87, of Seymour, passed away Friday, March 6, 2015.

Born in Lee County, Virginia, she was the daughter of Paris and Maggie Williams Wilder.

On May 27, 1972, at Bethel Baptist Church in Columbus, she married Robert D. “Bob” Myers who preceded her in death March 24, 1999.

Stella was a member of Central Christian Church, Seymour. She was employed for 19 years with Excello Shirt Factory, and 14 years in the dietary department at Schneck Medical Center. She was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Eagles Ladies Auxillary and Loyal Devoir.

Survivors include her children, Wanda (Denver) Gray and Thomas R. (Donnie) Phipps; four grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Pauline Flora, Sylvia Fortner, and Betty Aldridge; and brother, Thomas J. Wilder.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a daughter and son-in-law, Wilma and Vance Millirons; brothers, Herbert Wilder, Baylor Wilder and Arthur B. Wilder; and a grandson.

The funeral service will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Voss Chapel with the Rev. Lewis Wright officiating.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until time of the service Monday.

Burial will be in Riverview Cemetery.

Memorials may be written to Lutheran Community Home or Central Christian Church.

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