Mary Jane Myers

February 20, 1928 ‒ March 29, 2005

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Mary Jane (Vail) Myers, age 77, of Yauger Road, Mount Vernon, passed away on Tuesday March 29, 2005 following an extended illness.

Mary Jane was born on February 20, 1928 in Mount Vernon to the late Stanley and Mary Ann (Blair) Vail. She was a life long resident of Mount Vernon and a 1945 graduate of Mount Vernon High School. She was employed for several years by Martin Memorial Hospital and more recently was a reading aid at Dan Emmett Elementary School. She accomplished a life long goal of writing and publishing a book entitled, “Meet Me in Mount Vernon,” about her family life growing up in Mount Vernon. Mary Jane was an active member of the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ).

She is survived by two daughters, Jody Forman Fall (Jerry) of Hamilton, Ohio, Carol Ann Ward (Alan) of Philadelphia, Mississippi, three sons, William Myers of Jackson, South Carolina, Allen (Ruth Ann) Myers of Mount Vernon, Michael (Sherry) Myers of Fredericktown, four grandchildren, Angela Myers, Jay Myers, Rob Forman, Taylor Ward and her former husband of 47 years John R. Myers.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by three brothers, Stanley Vail Jr., John Vail and Vinton Gene Vail and a sister, Winona Wyant.

A funeral service will be held on Friday at 11 AM at the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) where friends may call one hour prior. Rev. Jamie Gump will be officiating. Burial will follow in Mound View Cemetery. These services are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the First Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 110 E Vine Street, Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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