James Odell Myers
Published 10:05 am Monday, January 22, 2018
James Odell Myers, 80, of Mocksville, died on Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 at Autumn Care of Mocksville.
He was a native of Davidson County, born Oct. 12, 1937 to the late George Richard Myers and Irene Starbuck Myers. Also preceding him in death were 3 brothers and 3 sisters.
Prior to retirement, he had worked for Gravely Tractor Co. He attended Elbaville United Methodist Church and he was a fan of sports and racing.
Survivors: his son, Barry Myers (Tracy) of Winston-Salem; a daughter, Sheree Myers Tutterow (Derrick) of Mocksville; 5 grandchildren, B.J. Myers, Meash Mullins, Faleasha Myers, Brandi Myers and Blaine Tutterow; and a great-grandchild, Lilyann Mullins.
A celebration of life service was conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 22 at Elbaville United Methodist Church with the Revs. Hagan McClellan and Jimmy L. Myers officiating. The body lie in state 30 minutes prior to the time of service. The family received friends following the service in the church. Burial was in the church cemetery.