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Richard Burnell Myers

April 22, 1927 ~ September 3, 2019 (age 92)

Richard Burnell Myers, 92, of Grantsville, MD, died Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at Meyersdale Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center, Meyersdale, PA.

Born April 22, 1927, in Carroll Co., MD, he was the son of the late Howard and Grace (Keefer) Myers. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Vernie (Bender) Myers; one son, Glenn Myers; and one step-daughter, Cheryl Wilhelm.

Mr. Myers was a truck driver. He was a member of the Maranatha Assembly of God and the Masonic Lodge, Greenville, VA.

He is survived by one son, Franklin B. (Susan) Myers, Gasburg, VA; one daughter, Deborah (Ronnie) Dameron, Stuarts Draft, VA; one step-son-in-law, Glenn Wilhelm, Lonaconing, MD; two step-daughters, Glenda VanSickle, Springs, PA; Melinda Elliott, Winchester, VA; two sisters, Doris Brewer, Westminster, MD; Lois Myers, Balstonlake NY; 11 grandchildren, Jason (Katherine) Dameron, Travis (Erin) Myers, Jenna (Hunter) Wells, Ron (friend, Jennifer) Dameron, Deneen (Boyce) Brannock, Chad and Chance Lipscomb, Brandy Miller, Steven and Stacy Elliott and Leighanna Wilhelm; 15 great-grandchildren.

The family would like to thank the nursing staff of Meyersdale Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center for the excellent care given to Richard.

Friends will be received at the Newman Funeral Homes, P.A., 179 Miller St., Grantsville, on Friday, September 6, 2019, from 1-2 p.m. Funeral service will follow in the funeral home at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Tom Horner officiating. Interment will be in the Grantsville Cemetery.

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