William 'Bill' Meyers

Jul 30, 2014

Loving Husband, Father, Grandfather

WAYNESVILLE — William "Bill" Chappell Meyers, 68, passed away Tuesday, July 29, 2014, at The Homestead.

A native of Parris Island, South Carolina, he was the son of Dorothy Chappell Meyers, of Marshallville, Georgia, and the late Dr. Charles E. Meyers. He served as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy and was employed in contracts management at the Department of Energy for 30 years, retiring in 2000. Bill loved spending time with his family and enjoyed the outdoors especially when playing tennis. He was a member of Calvary Road Baptist Church.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 28 years, Judy; a daughter, Jada W. Caldwell (Brian), of Carrollton, Georgia; two sons, Weston S. Meyers, of Roanoke, Virginia, and Wade T. Meyers (Morgan), of Norfolk, Virginia; one sister, Kathy Lischer, of Macon, Georgia; two brothers, Dr. Charles E. Meyers Jr. (Jeri), of Dublin, Georgia, Clem Meyers (Cindy), of Bryon, Georgia; four grandchildren, Harrison Loftin and Conner, Ethan and Madelyne Caldwell; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Interment will be at Andersonville National Cemetery in Andersonville, Georgia.

Memorials may be made to the Prostate Cancer Foundation, 1250 Fourth Street, Santa Monica, CA  90401

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An online memorial register is available at www.wellsfuneralhome.com.

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