Charles G. Myers

Charles G. “Jack” Myers, 88, of Chambersburg, departed this life on the evening of Wednesday, April 15, 2020, at his home.

He was born on Sept. 10, 1931, in Shippensburg, a son of the late Boyd A. and Blanche L. (Alleman) Myers, and married Sara L. Davidson on July 12, 1954.

Jack was a Veteran of the United States Navy, serving in the Korean War, enlisting on June 1, 1949, and honorably discharged on March 27, 1953.

Jack had a long career as a barber, working at the former H.W. Rock Barber Shop in Chambersburg for 33 years, and then out of his home or Jack’s Barber Shop, for another 12 years, retiring in 2010.

He was a member of the Hopewell United Methodist Church, Newburg; the Charles Nitterhouse VFW Post #1599, Chambersburg; and Goodwill SFE&H #3, Chambersburg. In his free time, Jack enjoyed socializing, hunting and spending time with his family.

In addition to his wife of 65 years, Sara, he is survived by his son, Scott A. Myers and wife, Jill, of Fayetteville; two granddaughters, Brittany Myers of Chambersburg and Alyssa Styer of Quincy; one brother, Ellis Abe Myers of Amberson; four sisters, Kathryn S. Miner of Fayetteville, Edna R. Ryder of Chambersburg, Sally C. Crider of Fayetteville, and Molly A. Shoemaker of Amberson; numerous nieces and nephews; and many friends that he made over the years.

In addition to his parents, Jack was preceded in death by his grandson, Brandon Styer, who died on Oct. 15, 2009; five brothers; and three sisters.

His funeral service was privately held on Monday, April 20, 2020, at the Fogelsanger-Bricker Funeral Home & Crematorium Inc., Shippensburg. Pastor John A. Ile Jr. officiated.

Interment followed in the Norland Cemetery.

There was no public viewing or visitation. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hopewell United Methodist Church at 17 Enola Road, Newburg, Pa. 17240.

Online condolences may be expressed at: www.fogelsanger-brickerfuneralhome.com.

 

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