Helen M. Myers, 90, Carthage, Mo., passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018, at her home with her family at her bedside.
Helen Mae Wilson was born Aug. 6, 1927, in Phelps, Mo., a daughter of the late Robert Wilson and Myrtle (Archer) Wilson. She was a graduate of Carthage High School, Class of 1945.
She married Guy Myers on Jan. 3, 1949, in Bentonville, Ark. He preceded her in death on Sept. 4, 2003.
Survivors include two daughters, Sandra Myers, Carthage, and Roberta (Ron) Newberry, Rosehill, Kan.; three sons, David (Lisa) Myers, Allen Myers, and Guy L. Myers, all of Carthage; four grandchildren, Craig (Linda) Myers, Becky Newberry, Travis (Shauna) Myers, and Stacy (KC) Hagensieker; and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Dorothy Sue Myers, and two brothers, Robert and Harlan Wilson.
Helen was a loving and caring mom and grandma. She loved spending time with her family and getting to travel. Some of her favorite places included Florida (Disney World), Branson (Silver Dollar City and Dixie Stampede), and The Smoky Mountains. She was loved by so many and will be dearly missed.
Visitation will be held from 3 to 4 p.m. Sunday, April 15, at Knell Mortuary, Carthage. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, April 16, in the Knell Mortuary Chapel. Rev. Ron Franklin will officiate. Interment will follow the service at Oak Hill Cemetery, Carthage.
Memorial gifts are suggested to the American Heart Association in care of Knell Mortuary, 308 W. Chestnut, Carthage, MO. 64836.
Arrangements are under the direction and personal care of Knell Mortuary.
Published on April 15, 2018