GRANBURY Mary Julia Myers, 85, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 6, 2009.?

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Friday in Mount Olivet Chapel in Fort Worth. Interment at Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park. Visitation will be held from 6-8 p.m. Thursday at Mount Olivet Funeral Home.?

Mary was born Nov. 8, 1923, in Colorado to Harmon Henry and Margaret Rudene Talley. She graduated from high school in Texas and completed her education for a nursing degree.? She worked for the Hico Clinic for many years and later retired from Glenview Hospital.? Mary was a member of Birdville Church of Christ while living in Haltom City and Hillcrest Church of Christ when she moved to Stephenville.? She was a hard worker and had great talents as a seamstress, cook and baker. She went above and beyond the call of duty.?

Mary will be greatly missed by her family and her friends.

She is survived by daughter, Kathie Reed; sons, Melvin Power and John Myers; sister, Marty Scott; grandchildren, Monica Ard, Dwain Cooke, Daryl Cooke, David Cooke, Julia McDade, Kevin Power, Lana Power and Robert Myers; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Published Oct. 7, 2009

Stephenville Empire-Tribune