Paul Robert ‘Bob’ Myers

January 9, 2011

Paul Robert “Bob” Myers 84 of Frankfort, IN, died at 11 p.m. January 9, 2011 at St. Vincent Frankfort Hospital. Born February 1, 1926 in Frankfort, IN to the late Roy C. & Jennie (Benge) Myers. He married Peggy A. Jacobs on August 30, 1944 in Peru, IN and she survives. Mr. Myers was a 1944 graduate of Frankfort High School. A veteran of the U.S. Army, he served during WWII in the 86th Black Hawk Division in France, Germany, Austria, Belgium and Philippines. Mr. Myers was a funeral directors assistant for the Goodwin Funeral Home from 1946-1954, worked at Nickel Plate Railroad for a short time, and Ing Rich for 16 years. In 1979, he was elected Clinton County Auditor and served until 1986, in 1987 he was elected Clinton County Clerk and served until 1991 and beginning in 1992 he served 3 terms on Clinton County Council, retiring in 2004. He was a member of the Country Chapel Church of God, VFW, American Legion, Moose Lodge and Clinton Masonic Lodge. During his younger years, he enjoyed softball. He was an avid Frankfort High School Basketball Fan, was known as the Historian of Hot Dog Basketball and has all the Frankfort Basketball box scores from 1919-2006. Mr. Myers enjoyed vacationing in Madeira Beach, FL and spending time with his family, grandchildren and great grandchildren.

Visitation and Services

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, January 13, 2011 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will be Wednesday, January 12th from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial with military rites will be in Bunnell Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Country Chapel Church of God or Frankfort High School Athletic Department. Envelopes will be available.

Survived by:

Wife: Peggy A. Myers of Frankfort 2 Sons: Chris Myers (Suellen) of Frankfort and Kevin Myers (Dana) of Frankfort 2 Sisters: Julia Michael of Frankfort and Marilyn Swearingin of Frankfort 4 Grandchildren: Andrew Myers, Steve Myers (Shannon), Jake Myers (Corina) and DeAnn Berry (Jason) 8 Great Grandchildren: Brady and Aaron Myers, Briana, Ella and Grace Myers, Erica, Matthew and Morgan Berry

Preceded by:

He was preceded by a sister, Marjorie Myers and granddaughter Sara Myers.


5 Condolences for “Paul Robert ‘Bob’ Myers”

  1. Brandi Huffer McCoy January 10, 2011 at 4:30 pm

    Dear Myers Family,
    I am so sorry to hear of your loss, you are all in my thoughts and prayers.
    Brandi Huffer McCoy

  2. Richard and Sharon Wyrick January 10, 2011 at 7:24 pm

    Dear Peggy, Kevin and Dana,
    So sorry to hear about the death of Bob. I knew him several years ago when my mother was in the courthouse. You will be in our thoughts and prayers.

  3. John & Connie Milholland January 11, 2011 at 4:45 pm

    Dear Myers Family,
    We were sad to learn that Bob passed away. We are sorry, also, that we will not be able to attend the calling/funeral as we are in Florida. Bob was very special to us and was a true Hot Dog fan. He will be missed. We will keep your family in our prayers.

  4. Mark and Vicki Padron January 12, 2011 at 9:17 pm

    To the entire Myers Family: So sad to hear of your loss. Tears and laughter will help you get through this very sad time. Know that you are in our prayers.

  5. Georgia & Jewell Richards January 13, 2011 at 9:35 am

    To the Family of Bob,
    We wish to convey our love and sympathy in the loss of your loved one. Even though we have not seen each other for a long time the loss is felt by our family. May God’s peace and comfort surround you at this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with each of you….Your cousin, Georgia and family.

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