Doris Jean Myers, age 77, of Richmond, MO, formerly of Wellington, MO, passed away Monday, June 18, 2012 at her home.
Doris Hyder was born Aug. 7, 1934 in Polo, the daughter of Ellis Orville and Ruth Colene Gibson Hyder. She married Robert Paul Myers on Aug. 25, 1952 in Humansville, MO.
Doris was a lifelong homemaker and a devout Baptist.
Doris is survived by her children, Robert S. Myers of Panama City, FL, Paula J. Wing of Kansas City, KS, Karen S. Leemaster of Elizabethtown, KY, Tim Myers of Richmond, Cynthia A. Ward of Mapleton, IL and Frank W. Myers of Wellington; brothers, John T. Hyder of Richmond and Jimmy D. Hyder of Polo; a sister, Mary A. Dobbins of DeSoto, KS; 22 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
Doris was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Robert, a daughter, Belinda Gail Jones and grandchildren, Bobby Myers and Ericka Redmond.
Services will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, June 21, 2012, at the Walker-Nadler-Fuller Funeral Home in Lexington, with Reverend Clark Armstrong officiating. Inurnment will be in the Missouri State Veterans Cemetery in Higginsville at a later date. A visitation will be held from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Thursday, prior to the service. Memorials may be made to Crossroads Hospice.