ROCK FALLS – Jimmie Lee Meyers, 73, of Rock Falls, died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at his home.
He was born June 19, 1940, in Rockford, the son of LaVerne Louis and Romona Catherine (Rafferty) Meyers. He married Debra Strehlow on Sept. 29, 1984, in Rock Falls. He had retired from Sunbeam Bread and Little Debbie Snack Cakes. He was a member of Harvest Time Bible Church, and was an avid Chicago Cubs and Chicago Bears fan.
Surviving are his wife, Debbie; his children, Kimberly (Shane) Hatfield of South Beloit, Jimmie (Monica) Meyers of Machesney Park, Timothy (Lisa Nordmeyer) Meyers of Walworth, Wis., and Gary Meyers of Yorktown; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews, including special niece, Jamie Stickles; his brothers, Ron (Karen) Meyers of Archdale, N.C., Ray (Judy) Meyers of Boulder, Colo., and Fred (Patti) Meyers of Andover, Minn.; and his sisters, Judy Petit of Loves Park, Kathy (Bob) Bergeron of Machesney Park, and Barb Meyers.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, Louie Meyers.
Visitation will be from 9 to 10:45 a.m. Saturday and the funeral at 11 a.m. Saturday at Harvest Time Bible Church, 1802 Dixon Ave., Rock Falls, with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks officiating. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery in Sterling. McDonald Funeral Homes are handling arrangements.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established.
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