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Claude R. Myers

• May 17, 2018 at 4:07 PM

KINGSPORT - Claude R. Myers, 90, Kingsport, passed away Wednesday evening, May 16, 2018, at his home after a brief illness.  C

laude was born in Sullivan County and had lived here his entire life.  He was a carpenter, having worked throughout this area. Claude was a member of Salem United Methodist Church and a Veteran of the U.S. Army, serving in the Pacific during World War II.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Margaret Pope Myers; son, Roger Myers; and sons-in-law, Jerry Davis and Craig Christian. 

Claude is survived by son, Kyle Myers and wife, Jennifer of Blountville; 2 daughters, Mrs. Linda Davis Overbay and husband, Mark of Kingsport, and Mrs. Aundrea Christian of Church Hill; daughter-in-law, Sandy Myers of Blountville; grandchildren, Ashley, Heather (Brian), Brent (Sheri), Kayla (Logan), Jordan and Jamie; great-grandchildren, Gunner and Blake; 2 sisters, Bonnie Greear and Navada Haws; brother, J.D. Myers; and several nieces, nephews; brothers and sisters-in-law.

Special thanks to his caregivers, nurses and Tyler Hodges.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm on Saturday, May 19, 2018 at Hamlett-Dobson Funeral Home, Kingsport. The funeral service will follow at 1:00 pm with Rev. Lewis Kiser officiating. Burial will follow at Immanuel Lutheran Church Cemetery with Military Rites will be conducted by American Legion Posts 3/265.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Salem United Methodist Church building fund, 230 Boozy Creek Rd., Blountville, TN 37617.

Please visit www.hamlettdobson.com to leave an online condolence for the family.

Hamlett-Dobson, Kingsport is serving the family of Claude R. Myers.

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