XENIA Orval Myers, Jr. 79, of Xenia, went to be with the Lord on June 10, 2013. He was born February 20, 1934 in Clinton County, Ohio the son of Orval Sr. and Louella (Grooms) Myers. He was preceded in death by his father, Orval S. and his mother Louella McCalla and step father Lawrence McCalla, two brothers, Harold and Edward Myers, 4 sisters, Mary Lou Flora, Donna Mosbacker, Shelby Jean and Helen Ann Myers and infant twins Gladys Elaine and Orval Lee Myers.
Junior retired after 35 plus years service from Phillips Sand and Gravel (Ready Mix). He was an Army veteran , outdoorsman and an avid turtle hunter.
He is survived by his faithful wife Lillie (Newman) Myers whom he married in 1957, 8 children, Diane (Jeff) Myers, Springfield, Linda (Chuck) Garrison, Mary Cloutier. Ginger (Kevin) Gregg, Edward Myers, of Xenia, Lou (Dave) Myers , Fairborn, Harold (Bev) Myers, Xenia, Donald (Michelle) Myers, Jamestown, and blessed with 19 grandchildren and 34 great grandchildren, whom he loved very, very much.
Funeral services will be held at 1PM Friday, June 14, 2013 at the McColaugh Funeral Home, Inc. 826 N. Detroit St. Xenia. Burial will follow in the Sugar Grove Cemetery, Wilmington, Ohio. The family will receive friends from 5 PM until 8 PM at the funeral home Thursday June 13, 2013 . Online condolences may be made to the family at www.mccolaughfuneralhome.com.