Samuel "Max" Myers

Class of 1953

Samuel “Max” Myers

October 1, 1935 – April 21, 2018

Samuel “Max” Myers, 82, of Springdale, Arkansas, died Saturday, April 21, 2018 at Circle of Life Hospice. He was born October 1, 1935 in Ripley, Oklahoma to Arlie Leo and Florence Pearl Blossom Myers. Max was a very hard worker.

In his younger years he worked in the oil fields with his father and brother. Later he worked for several years in both food services management, trucking, and lastly with his wife managing Virginia Myers Classic Homes. Max enjoyed fishing and crossword puzzles.

He is survived by his wife, Virginia Myers, whom he married July 25, 1965 in Tijuana, Mexico; four children, Alisha Cavett-Wright and husband Jimmy, Fawn Harp and husband Rodney, Dawn Bush and husband Terry, and Colton Myers; four grandchildren, Jason, Hilery, Karissa, Jared; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers and one sister.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, April 26, at Heritage Funeral Home Chapel with interment at Fairview Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.