A funeral service for Nuel Myers, age 90, of Bullard, is scheduled for 2 o'clock in the afternoon Wednesday, March 1, 2017 at Autry Funeral Home Chapel in Jacksonville. Rev. Jasen Thomas will officiate. Mr. Myers will be laid to rest at Still Waters Memorial Gardens in Jacksonville.
Mr. Myers passed away Saturday, February 25, 2017 in Lufkin.
Nuel was born June 13, 1926 in Bullard to Nuel Willis and Etta Morris Myers.
He was a Deacon and member of Mt. Selman Baptist Church. Nuel has been a member of the church since 1947. He retired from TxDot as a Supervisor. Nuel was a cattleman/rancher, a farmer and an independent trucker during his life. He was also a former member of the Bullard ISD school board.
Nuel was preceded in death by a son, Ronnie Glynn Myers, parents and a brother, Billy Joe Myers.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife of 70 yrs., Mary Sue Myers, Bullard, son Bobby Myers and wife Beth, Bullard, a daughter Barbara Lee and husband Jack of Pollok. He is also survived by seven grandchildren and seventeen great-grandchildren.
Honored to serve as pallbearers are; Larry Clark, Harold Lewis, Larry Carlisle, Warren Tidmore, Dub Riza, Danny Harris, Darrick Henderson and Jimmy Moore.
Visitation will begin on Tuesday, February 28, 2017 and friends are cordially invited to visit with the Myers family from 5 to 7 o'clock in the evening at Autry Funeral Home, Jacksonville.
Rather than customary condolences, memorials in memory of Nuel may be made to Hospice in The Pines, 1504 W. Frank Ave. Lufkin, Texas 75904.
Published on February 27, 2017