Johnny Lee Myers, 67, passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family at North Mississippi Medical Center in Tupelo on Monday, January 22, 2018. Born November 15, 1950, he was the son of the late J.P. Myers and the late Pearley Bell Blackstock Myers. He attended High School in Holly Springs, MS, and was a member of Derma Pentecostal Church. Johnny loved to work. He was a self-employed Carpenter and Building Contractor, and he took pride in working hard for everything he had. On June 6, 1970, he married the love of his life, Margaret White Myers, and they have spent 47 wonderful years together. Johnny was a loving and caring provider for his family, and he did whatever he could to make sure they had a good life. He has left a lifetime of memories to be cherished by his family, and they find comfort in knowing that he is now rejoicing in Heaven. Johnny lived his life faithful to God and family, and his memory will be cherished forever in their hearts.
Pryor Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family.
A funeral service celebrating his life will be held Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at 3:00pm at Pryor Funeral Home. There will also be a visitation on Wednesday, January 24, 2018 from 1:00pm until service time at the funeral home. Bro.Tommy Galloway and Bro.Thomas Galloway will be officiating. Interment will follow at Pinecrest Memorial Gardens in Calhoun City.
Pallbearers will be Jason Lucius, Garrett Lucius, Gage Lucius, Steve White, Tommy Myers, and Mark Lucius. Honorary Pallbearers will be Kenny Langford, Allen Eachols, Pat Myers, Bobby Dwayne Myers, Jimmy Ball, Chester Ray Dye, and Kerry Laird.
Those left to honor his memory are his devoted wife, Margaret White Myers; two daughters, Misty Lucius and her husband Jason, and Heather Laird and her husband Kerry, both of Calhoun City; a sister, Ruby (Newton) Garner of Olive Branch; three grandchildren, Garrett Lucius, Jaden Myers, and Gage Lucius; and a host of nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Bonnie Sue George; and five brothers, Dale Myers, Bill Myers, Bobby Myers, Pat Myers, and Jerry Myers.
Expressions of sympathy may be left for the family at pryorfuneralhome.com.