Daniel "Danny" E. Myers, 65, passed away Monday, May 12, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Danny is now walking on streets of gold.
He was a native and lifelong resident of Gillis. He loved to be with his family, first and foremost was his kids. He loved to hunt and fish; was a member and Vice President of LRG Hunting Club. He also loved watching cartoons and being with his dog, LuLu. He retired from Baker Hughs after 25 years. He was a veteran of the US Navy having served in the Vietnam War.
Survivors include his loving wife of 30 years, Kathy Myers of Gillis, LA; Son Daniel Justin Myers and wife Kristen of Moss Bluff; one daughter, Shelly Marie Rider and husband John Rider of Gillis; 3 grandchildren, one sister, Diana Howell and husband Johnny; Preceded in death by parents, William Myers and Verla Goodeaux Myers.
From a prior marriage survivors include 3 sons, Terry Myers, Cory Myers and Cody Myers all of Lake Charles and as well 10 grandchildren and preceded by one son Baby Myers.
His funeral will be at 11a.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Hixson Funeral Home of Moss Bluff. Brother Lloyd Carroll of Topsy Baptist will officiate. Burial will be in New Ritchie Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5pm to 8pm and will resume Thursday from 10am until service time at the funeral home. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.hixsonfuneralhomes.com.