Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

January 17, 2014

William “Bill” Mur Myers formerly of Brazil


— William “Bill” Mur Myers formerly of Brazil died Jan. 15. He was 95.

Born Oct. 23, 1918, in Clinton, he was the son of Mur and Pauline Myers. He married Virginia Myers and she preceded him in death.

Mr. Myers graduated from Brazil High School before serving in the U.S. Army during World War II. He then worked for Eli Lilly and Company in Indianapolis.

He was formerly a member of West Bridge Church in Danville and was an avid car collector.

In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by brother, Thomas Myers; and sisters, Eileen Hunt, Peg Killion, and Betty Ann Mogan.

Survivors include son, Thomas Myers of Bloomington; daughters, Catherine (Dr. Marvin) Powers of Paducah, Ky., Ellen Myers of Clayton; sister, Ruth Cagle of Terre Haute; grandchildren, Matthew (Stacey) McPeek, Ryan (Casey) Blinn, Brandon, Blinn, William Blinn, Austin Blinn, Evan Blinn, Peyton Blinn, Wyatt Blinn; great grandchildren, Quinten McPeek, Clayton McPeek, Ellie McPeek, and Rylie Blinn.

Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Jan. 20 in the Moore Funeral Home in Brazil with the Rev. Ron McDugle officiating. Burial will be in Indian Prairie Baptist Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 12:30 p.m. until time of service in the funeral home.

Online condolences may be made at www.moorefuneralhomes.com.