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Syble Lucille Myers

Illinois, USA
Death Nov 2012 (aged 99–100)
Burial Newton, Jasper County, Illinois, USA
Memorial ID 100121954 · View Source
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Syble Lucille Myers passed away in her sleep at Rainbow Assisted Living Center where she resided. Lucille was born in 1912 in Jasper County Illinois.

She was the daughter of Harvey Collins Hays and Mary Wyatt Hays.

Her grandfather, John Collins Hays was the last surviving Civil War Veteran under General Ulysses Grant's command.

Lucille's beloved husband, August Myers passed away in 2006 at the age of 92.

Lucille had two children, Royce A. Myers of Germantown and Marion "Becky" Ritchie of Nevada, who passed away in 1968.

Lucille was the last surviving of eight children, sisters, Lorraine Curtis (who lived to the age of 104), Helen Osborne, Cleone Benson, Claudine Cohen, Laverne Viverito, Opal Hays and Russell Hays. Lucille had five grandchildren, Michael Garcia, Queensbury NY, Rebecca Garcia Belding, Portland, Oregon, Kelly Myers Lindsey, Memphis, TN, April Myers and Maggie Myers, Germantown, TN. Lucille was also a great-grandmother to seven children, Patty and August Andress, Ben Garcia, Jessica Cobley, Matthew and Megan Belding and George Lindsey.

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Published in The Commercial Appeal on November 4, 2012

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  • Created by: Linda Wayman
  • Added: 4 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100121954
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Syble Lucille Myers (1912–Nov 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100121954, citing Riverside Cemetery, Newton, Jasper County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Linda Wayman (contributor 47152231) .