Morris Ray Myers

Morris Ray Myers, age 79 of Altavista died Tuesday, February 9, 2021 at Salem VA Medical Center.  

Born August 25, 1941 in Campbell County, he was a son of the late George Douglas Myers and Gracie Harris Myers.  He was predeceased by two sons, Marty Myers and Ray Myers, Jr.; one brother, Charles Myers, and one sister, Mae Hall.  Mr. Myers was an Army Veteran and a former employee of A.O. Smith.  He loved camping; and he enjoyed working on old cars and trucks, and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his wife, Beulah Floyd Myers of the residence; fourteen children, Phyllis Williams (Mike) of Gladys, Pete Morgan of Altavista, Kenneth Morgan (Janice) of Unionville, TN, Katie Owen (John) of Penhook, Quintin Morgan (Jennifer) of Altavista, Kimberly Myers of Bedford, Cynthia Heflin (Mike) of Huddleston, Marlo Fulcher (Wayne) of Stanton, Chuck Myers (Cheryl) of MN, Michael Myers (Melinda) of MN, Nancy Gonsor (Roman) of MN, Debra Gibson (Dan) of Hurt, Angie Barker (Lester) of Hurt, and Tracy Irby (Dianne) of Myrtle Beach, SC; one brother, Douglas Myers and wife, Elsie of Keysville; and numerous grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be conducted at a later date.

Colbert-Moran Funeral Home, Gretna is assisting the family.  Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting