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James Donald Myers (1940-2014)


James Donald Myers, 73, widower of Lucy D. Myers, of Beaufort, SC, died Saturday, October 4, 2014 at his residence. The family will receive friends on Thursday, October 9, 2014 from 12 noon to 12:30 pm at Saint John's Lutheran Church. The funeral services will be held on Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Saint John's Lutheran Church at 12:30 pm with interment at Beaufort National Cemetery with military honors. Mr. Myers was born on October 8, 1940 in Columbia, SC. He was a member of Saint John's Lutheran Church and was a Captain in the US Air Force. He was a patent attorney and one of the founders of the Raleigh-based law firm, Myers, Bigel, Sibley, & Sajovec. Surviving are a sister-in-law, Johann Derrick Roof (Eugene) of Winnsboro, SC; and a brother-in-law Joseph Devon Derrick (Kathryn) of Aiken, SC. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to Saint John's Lutheran Church, 157 Lady's Island Drive, Beaufort, SC 29907. Anderson Funeral Home and Crematory is serving the family.

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