The Decatur Herald (Decatur, Illinois) 24 Oct 1979
Myers Ezra H. Myers. 96, of Edgewood died 10:01 p.m. Monday (Oct. 22, 1979) in Douglas Manor Nursing Home, Tuscola. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Pagel Funeral Home, Edgewood, with visitation 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be in Edgewood Cemetery. He was born in Gila, son of William and Rosetta Myers. He was retired from the Illinois Central Gulf Railroad, a member of First Christian Church. Edgewood, and the Modern Woodmen of America. He married Cora Frazier in 1904. She died in 1967. Surviving are sons, Rolla of Edge-wood; Donald of Garrett; daughters, Mrs. Delphus (Hazel) Rush of Dieter-ich; Mrs. Floyd (Ina) Mascher of Effingham; brothers, Raymond and Ar-nie, both of Corona, Calif. ; sisters. Mrs. Clem (Gladys) Westjohn of Obetz, Ohio; 18 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren. Two sons and one daughter preceded him in death.