Thelma Myers



Our beloved mother, Thelma Myers, 89, of Goose Creek, SC, widow of James P. Myers, passed away Sunday, April 23, 2017.

Graveside services will be Thursday, April 27, 2017 at 12 o’clock noon in Limestone Baptist Church Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday evening from 6 until 8 o’clock at Parks Funeral Home. Flowers will be accepted. If you would like to follow the family to the cemetery for the service, you may assemble at Parks Funeral Home at 11:15 AM.

Thelma was born September 6, 1927 in Cross, SC, a daughter of Willie W. Peagler and Ocie Mizzell Peagler. She worked at the Cigar Factory in Charleston and Furr’s Cafeteria in Tucson, AZ. She loved bingo and country music, and was famous for her funny sayings and colorful southern phrases. She was the seventh child of thirteen brothers and sisters.

Thelma leaves behind her children, Tena White and John Myers and his wife Shelly; son-in-law, Billy Lloyd; grandchildren, Tanya Driggers, Amber Daugherty, Ian Myers, Bryan White, James Lloyd, and John Lloyd; great-grandchildren, Jayden Myers, Abigail Daugherty, and Nolan Daugherty; and her sister, Judy Coker. In addition to her parents and husband, she is predeceased by a daughter, Sheila Lloyd.

Arrangements by PARKS FUNERAL HOME, 130 W. 1st North Street, Summerville, SC 29483.