Kenneth E. Meyers
BOSSIER CITY, LA – Services for Mr. Kenneth E. Myers, Sr., 93, will be held at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel on Saturday, April 9, 2016 at 10:00 a.m. with Dr. Gordon Cole, minister of Springhill Church of Christ officiating. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park. Visitation will be held Friday, April 8, 2016 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Mr. Myers served in the U.S. Navy during World War II and upon returning, the family moved to Bossier City. He drove a truck for a few years and then became President of Teamster Union Local 568 in Shreveport where he worked until his retirement. He and his wife raised three children. He was a member of Eastwood Church of Christ of Haughton. Mr. Myers was a volunteer for the Bossier City Posse, a division of the sheriff’s department, for many years. He passed away on the morning of April 6, 2016. He was a lifelong resident of Bossier City.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife, Dorothy Jo Myers; mother, Edna Bricker; brother, Woodrow Davisson and grandson John B. Nelson.
He is survived by his children, Kaye Nelson and husband Wayne; Anita House and son, Kenneth E. Myers, Jr. grandchildren, Richard W. Nelson, Debra Cory, Brenda Pelt, Sherry Taylor, Rebecca House, Leslie Winkler, Joshua Myers, and Christopher Myers; 15 great grandchildren, and 7 great great grandchildren.
The family would like to thank St. Joseph Hospice for all the caring and love they gave the last few months.
Condolences may be left for the family and the guestbook may be signed online at www.hillcrestmemorialfh.com