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Friday April 19th, 2019
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Gentry Church of Christ
Saturday April 20th, 2019

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Kenneth A Myers

Kenneth A. Myers, 69, of Siloam Springs, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2019 at the Washington Regional Medical Center in Fayetteville.

Kenneth was born on November 23, 1949 in Rolla, Kansas, a son of Charles Edward Myers and Eula Mae Day Myers. He married Laverna Moser on February 5, 1976 in Guymon, Oklahoma. Kenneth was a truckdriver for many years, driving for Simmons Foods before his retirement and had owned and operated a wrecker service. He was a member of the Gentry Church of Christ. He loved the outdoors especially doing yard work and gardening. He loved animals, his dog Scooter and feeding the wildlife from his front porch. He enjoyed watching wrestling, restoring his Corvette, playing guitar, metal detecting with his son and spending time with his grandsons.

He is survived by his wife, Laverna Myers of the home; one son, Kevin and wife Shawna Myers of Sallisaw, OK; one daughter, Cherice and husband Jeff Ward of Gentry, AR; four brothers, Bill Myers of Liberal, Kansas, Gene Myers of Liberal, Kansas, Warren Myers and wife Barbara of Rolla, Kansas and Jimmy Myers of Haviland, Kansas; one sister, Kathy and husband Rick Rawlins of Dolan Springs, Arizona; five grandsons, Alex Wiebe and wife Ash, Travis Myers, Dylan Wiebe, Matt Myers and L. J. Ward; along with a host of other family and friends.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Kelly Jo; one brother, Brad Myers; two sisters, Eva Baldwin and Yvonne Moore.

Visitation will be held at the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home in Siloam Springs on Friday, April 19, 2019 from 5:00pm to 8:00pm.

Funeral service will be held at the Gentry Church of Christ on Saturday, April 20, 2019 at 3:00pm. Minister Bruce Potter will officiate the service. Burial will be conducted at the Oak Hill Cemetery under the direction of the Backstrom-Pyeatte Funeral Home. To sign online guestbook please go to www.backstrom-pyeatte.com.


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Kenny, we had so many wonderful fun times growing up in Rolla !! So sorry we couldn't get together one more time ! You are with Jesus now ! I'll always remember how much we laughed at the crazy things we did as kids. What a wonderful kind wife God blessed you with in your life !! Laverna, so very sorry for the loss of Kenny !! May Jesus strengthen you !!

Craig Perkins Scottsdale Arizona Apr 22 2019 12:00 AM

Laverna, Cherice, Kevin and family. So very sorry to hear of your loss . You all are in our hearts & prayers during during this very difficult time . May God BLESS each of you!! with deepest love! Irene & Jim Roberts

Irene Roberts Apr 20 2019 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Kenneth Myers

Simmons Foods Fleet Operations Apr 18 2019 12:00 AM

An Azalea Plant was sent on April 18, 2019

My deep condolence on the demise of Mr Kenneth. I am connected with him through my daughter Ash who is the wife of his eldest grandson Alex. My heart goes on saying, Let Almighty to bless you dear Mr Kenneth. Abu Naoraz

Expression of Sympathy Apr 18 2019 12:00 AM

A Basket Garden was ordered on April 18, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 18 2019 12:00 AM

Sorry to here about Kenny. We were friends with him back in Rolla. We live in Siloam Springs now. Edward and Paula Cowser. My mom also express her sympathies. Pauline Murray from Hugoton.

Paula Cowser Apr 18 2019 12:00 AM

A Warm Smile was sent on April 17, 2019

Verna and family: We are so sorry to hear of the loss of your beloved Kenneth . We will be thinking of you and praying for your well being. Love, Jeff Moser & family

Expression of Sympathy Apr 17 2019 12:00 AM

A Sentimental Thoughts was ordered on April 17, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 17 2019 12:00 AM

An A Garden Path was ordered on April 17, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 17 2019 12:00 AM

A Spathiphyllum was sent by Gaylynn Eggleston on April 16, 2019

Expression of Sympathy Apr 16 2019 12:00 AM

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