Edwin Myre, 90, of Paducah died Sunday at Western Baptist Hospital.

Mr. Myre was a member of Internation Union of Operating Engineers local 181 for more than 50 years and was a member of Southside Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Marie Friant Myre; one son, Eddie P. Myre of Edgewater, Fla.; one daughter, Gloria Howie of Greenville, Ind.; two grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and two brothers, James Myre and Donnie Myre.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Willie Mae Myre, and four brothers.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Roth Funeral Chapel. The Rev. Topper Council will officiate. Interment will follow at Maplelawn Park Cemetery.

Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Lindsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


Born: October 10, 1919
Death: January 25, 2010


Dorothy Marie Friant Myre, Spouse
Eddie P. Myre, Son
Gloria Howie, Daughter
James Myre, Brother
Donnie Myre, Brother
Two Grandchildren Two Great-Grandchildren

Preceded in Death By

Charlie Myre, Father
Willie Mae Myre, Mother
Gaylin Myre, Brother
Tommy Myre, Brother
Eugene Myre, Brother
Virgil Myre, Brother



Tuesday January 26, 2010, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm at Roth Funeral Chapel
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Funeral Service

Wednesday January 27, 2010, 11:00 am at Roth Funeral Chapel
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Maplelawn Park Cemetery
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