The Rev. William Clay Meyers, 91, a resident of Cleveland, went home to be with his Lord on Tuesday afternoon, April 22, 2014, at his residence.
He was surrounded by his family at the time of his home going. He was a member of Westmore Church of God.
He was a retired minister with the Church of God having served as an evangelist and pastor. His work led him to the states of Michigan, Maryland, Ohio, Illinois, California, North Carolina and Tennessee. His influence encouraged and helped many young ministers. He was always ready to speak positive words to those who were discouraged.
He loved life and enjoyed golf, woodworking and being surrounded by his family. He was extremely proud of all his family.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sue Meyers, who served faithfully alongside him in his ministry efforts.
He is survived by his present wife, Georgia Bailey Meyers; one brother, Lewis Meyers of Louisvile, Ky.; children and spouses: Delores Stewart, Doris (Jim) Barker and Barry (Carla) Meyers, all of Cleveland; grandchildren: Renee Mize, Sheri (Paul) Harper, Vicki Rogers, Dean Peterson, Pam (Doug) Clark, Jimmy (Amy) Barker, Dustin (Lauren) Meyers and Kristen (Shaun) McAmis; nine great-grandchildren; and nine great-great-grandchildren.
A Celebration of Life and Home Going will be held Friday, April 25, 2014, at noon at Grissom Funeral Home with the Revs. H.B. Thompson Jr. and Wendell Smith officiating.
Interment will be at Hilcrest Memorial Gardens following the service.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 this evening at the funeral home.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Meyers family guest book at www.grissomfh.net.