Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)


November 21, 2012

Clarence “Bud” Myers - 1938-2012

COAL GROVE — Clarence "Bud" Myers, 74, of Coal Grove, passed away Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012, at St. Mary's Medical Center in Ironton. He was born Feb. 22, 1938, in Coal Grove, the son of the late Henry "Perk" and Clara Bell (Lintner) Myers.

He was a graduate of Dawson-Bryant High School with the class of 1956, and a member of Memorial Methodist Church in Coal Grove. He was a retired brick mason from Armco Steel Corporation after 34 years of service. He was married Oct. 6, 1962, to Judy Gail Harmon, his loving wife of 50 years. He was a devoted father of daughter, Jana and husband, Steven R. Fields of Ironton, and son, John Eric Myers of Bloomingdale, Ill.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother-in-law, Captain Richard Lyon Edwards.

He is survived by his brother, Richard "Dick" and wife Ana Maria Myers of Auburndale, Fla.; brother and sister-in-law, Donald and Sally Barden of New Hartford, N.Y.; nephews, Jack and wife Karen Myers and Jody Myers of Auburndale, John and wife, Mary Barden, of Logan, Texas, Jim Barden of Valdosta, Ga., Dennis Barden of Lake George, N.Y., Danny and wife Vicki Barden of Rio Rico, Ariz.; niece, Cathy and Manfred Krukow of Naples, Fl., along with an extended loving family.

Friends may call at noon, Friday Nov. 23, 2012, at Phillips Funeral Home in Ironton. A memorial graveside service will follow at 2:30 p.m. in Woodland Cemetery in Ironton with the Rev. John Hayes and the Rev. Jim Beals officiating.

Condolences may be made at phillipsfuneralhome.net.

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