Martha Reed Myers
Martha Reed Myers
  • March 29, 1924 - August 22, 2017
  • Culpeper, Virginia

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Martha Reed Myers, age 93, of Culpeper, Virginia, formerly of Lignum, Virginia, passed away on Tuesday, August 22, 2017, at Culpeper Health and Rehabilitation Center with her family by her side. She was born on March 29, 1924, and was the daughter of William Conway Fitzhugh and Bessie Buckner Garth Fitzhugh of Lignum, Virginia. She was a member of Lael Baptist Church, Lignum, Virginia. She was a homemaker. Martha Reed was a loving, caring person and her greatest joy was taking care of her family. She loved nature and the outdoors, walking, reading, gardening, baking cookies, and making pickles, jellies and jams.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Curtis Wilson Myers, her brother, Dr. Oscar Garth Fitzhugh, and her sister, Bettie Buckner Fitzhugh Pannill. She is survived by her sons, Curtis Wilson Myers, Jr. and his wife, Valerie, of Richmond, Virginia, and David William Myers, Sr. and his wife, Teresa, of Culpeper, Virginia, her daughter, Doris Reed Myers of Culpeper, Virginia, her grandchildren, Curtis Wilson Myers, III of Bumpass, Virginia, Joseph Conway Myers and his wife, Sarah, of Brightwood, Virginia, and David William Myers, Jr. and his wife, Cheryl, of Madison, Virginia, and her great grandchildren, Brandon Curtis Myers, Benjamin Alexander Myers, Joseph David Myers, Olivia Marie Myers, Megan Nicole Myers and Matthew William Myers.

The family will receive friends on Thursday, August 24, 2017, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at Clore-English Funeral Home, Culpeper, Virginia. A graveside service will be held on Friday, August 25, 2017, at 1:30 p.m., at Hopewell United Methodist Church Cemetery, Lignum, Virginia, with the Rev. Paul B. Davis officiating. Memorial contributions in her memory may be made to the Culpeper County Library, 271 Southgate Shopping Center, Culpeper, Virginia 22701 or the Hospice of the Piedmont, 1200 Sunset Lane, Suite 2320, Culpeper, Virginia 22701. Online condolences may be offered through family has entrusted Clore-English Funeral Home, 11190 James Monroe Highway, Culpeper, Virginia, with these arrangements.