Mrs. Peggy Jo Myers, 71, of Lebanon, passed away Monday, Jan. 20, 2014, at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon.
Peggy was born in Sturgis, Mich., on Nov. 3, 1942. She was a daughter of the now late Keith Foss and Lois Arline (Wolfe) Davis. She was raised and educated in Shipshewana, where she graduated from North Liberty High School in 1961. She then went on to Indiana University, where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in business management.
On July 10, 1976, she was married to William L. Myers in Howe. Mr. Myers survives.
Peggy spent her working career as a bookkeeper. She first was employed by ACP, Inc., and then worked for Mike Kincaid until 1992.A devoted wife, mother and grandmother, Peggy loved spending time with her family. In her free time, she enjoyed traveling, working in the yard, gardening, refinishing furniture, sewing and playing the piano.
She attended First Presbyterian Church, Lebanon; and was a member of Ladies of the Elks and the American Legion Auxiliary, both in Lebanon.
Survivors include her husband, William L. Myers of Lebanon; two daughters, Shari L. (Nelson) (Rick) Pryor of Lebanon and Kimberly D. (Nelson) (John) Lyon of Carmel; two brothers, Ron (Mary) Davis of Grand Haven, Mich., and Tom (Kathie) Davis of Pittsboro; three grandchildren, Sara (Dusty) Sample of Sheridan, James David “J.D.” Plankey of Lebanon and Amanda Lyon of Carmel; four stepgrandchildren, Rachel Pryor of Stockwell, Jenny Pryor of Middletown, Sam Lyon of Bloomington and Mallory Lyon of Chicago, Ill.; and great-grandson, Braylon Sample.
Visitation is noon to 2 p.m. Friday, Jan. 24, at Myers Mortuary, 1502 N. Lebanon St., Lebanon. Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday at Myers Chapel of Memories, with Wayne Adams officiating. Interment will follow services at the Oak Hill Cemetery in LebanonMemorial contributions may be made to Love INC, 817 W. Pearl St., Lebanon, IN 46052; or to a charity of the donor’s choice.
Online condolences may be made at www.myersmortuary.com.