Myers, John D. (Cleveland)

Monday, October 2, 2017
John Myers
John Myers

John D. Myers 79, a resident of Cleveland, passed away on Friday, September 29, 2017, at Memorial Hospital.

He was always in a positive mood with a smile on his face and a story to share. He knew how to fix just about anything and worked hard for his family. He served in the U.S. Air Force, and stationed in Paris France. John was in the fiberglass boat repair business for many years and owner of Myers Products. 

John was preceded in death by his parents, John Lee and Esther Pierce Myers, and sister, Ann Glasscock. 

John leaves behind to cherish his memory his wife of 50 years Virginia Miller Myers of Cleveland; children: Melinda Andersen (Jeff) of Cleveland, Jana Machaskee (Mike) of Chattanooga, and David Myers (Tisha) of Cleveland. Grandchildren: Briana Howard (Cole Hyde) of Georgetown, Aaron Andersen of Cleveland, Ethan Myers, Cameron Myers, Garrett Andersen; great-grandchildren: Brian David Hyde. He is also survived by a sister Becky, Myers Garrett (Norval) of Murfreesboro. 

The family will receive friends from 4:30-7 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 2, at Big Springs Baptist Church. A service will be held at 7 p.m. at Big Springs Baptist Church with the Reverend Daniel Malone officiating. 

Interment will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, at Chestuee Methodist Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers will be Norval Garrett, Eddie Glasscock, Jeff Andersen, Aaron Andersen, Cole Hyde, Mike Machaskee. 

In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations can be made to Big Springs Baptist Church in memory of John. You are encouraged to share a memory of John and/or your personal condolences with his family by visiting his memorial web page and guestbook at

Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the family with his arrangements.

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