Mr. Myers was born July 20, 1956, in Folkston. He had been a resident of Camden County since 1986, and was the boat captain of the Cumberland Queen in St. Marys for 15 years. He was a member of Greater Trinity United Methodist Church, and enjoyed playing guitars and hand carving.
Survivors include his wife, Marcia Myers of Kingsland; four children, Tiffany Myers, Marcelle Myers, La’Tasha McBean and Leslie Carter, all of Kingsland; parents, Marcelle and Joyce Myers of St. Marys; 12 brothers and sisters, Gordon Myers (Shirley) of Atlanta, Shirley Furguson of Woodland Hills, Calif., Catherine Richardson of Brunswick, Irneatha Myers of St. Marys, Avis Merritt of Brunswick, Joan Floyd of St. Marys, Gregory Myers of Jacksonville, Fla., John Furguson (Mary) of Columbus, Johnny Myers (Ina) of Atlanta, Darryl Furguson (Donna) of St. Marys, Marcella Dawson (Dwayne, Sr.) of Kingsland and Lawanda Brooks (Duane) of Jacksonville; seven grandchildren, Ja’Syan Grimes, Marquise Carter, Anthony Carter, Amaya Carter, Marcus Carter, Ma’Kayla Fuller and Jaysean Myers; good friends, Eric, Gabrielle and Patricia; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
The family will hold a memorial service and celebration of Mr. Myers’ life at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, April 12, at the Greater Trinity United Methodist Church in St. Marys, with Rev. Eddie Conaway Jr. officiating.
Allison Memorial Chapel of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.