James Myers


Mr. James Alexander “Zan” Myers age 66 of 1497 E. 24th Ave Columbus, Ohio entered eternal rest on Monday July 27, 2020 at Laurels of Worthington, Worthington Ohio.

Mr. Myers was born December 22, 1953 in Youngstown, Ohio to Wesley Myers and Virginia Stephens Myers. He was reared in Ruffin, SC by his paternal grandmother, Sadie Myers Snipes.

Mr. Myers served his country in the US Marine Corps. As a young man, he migrated to Columbus, Ohio. He drove long distance trucks for more than 18 years, traveling across the United States. Zan as he was affectionately called by family and friends, was kind, funny, had a knack for gardening and a love for family.

Mr. Myers was preceded in death by his father Wesley Myers; sister, Pricilla Murphy; and brothers, Ronald Myers and Prince Myers.

Mr. Myers leaves to cherish his memories, his mother, Virginia Myers, Columbus, OH; two daughters, Delecia Givens-Capers (Anthony Capers), Aiken, SC and Monique Clifton (James), step-son, Rodrick Duckworth; brother, Wes Myers, all of Columbus, OH; five aunts and one uncle, Lena Williams (Elie) Columbus, OH, Gloria Myers, Jamaica, NY Minnie Myers, Varnville, SC, Thelma Stephens and Delores Stephens both of Orangeburg, SC; special niece, Teresa Smith; five grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Private Services entrusted to MARLAN J. GARY FUNERAL HOME, THE CHAPEL OF PEACE NORTH, 2500 Cleveland Ave.

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Condolence Messages

  1. Keevie Mcmillian

    My Condolences go out to the family of the Myers family and my love …James “Zane” Myers we Love you and will miss u dearly Unc and will never be forgotten R.I.H Unc!!

  2. Even though I didn’t get a chance to know you real well the short time I had was enough to know you were a kind hearted man and a comedian. The conversations we had I won’t forget. I thank you for treating me like family and I will miss you. RIH

  3. My condolences to the family. You will be missed. Even though I knew you a short time I’ll remember some of your little jokes and how we would talk about Chicago and how you had so much in common with my dad including your name. I’ll do my best to be there for your family. RIH love Debra Fibiger

  4. We would like to extend our condolences to the family. May your memories console you and may God sustain you with his precious promise to someday soon reunite us with our love one. Truly sorry for your loss.

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