Daniel "Danny" E. Myers

January 16, 1949May 12, 2014

Daniel "Danny" E. Myers, 65, passed away Monday, May 12, 2014, surrounded by his loving family. Danny is now walking on streets of gold. He was a native and lifelong resident of Gillis. He loved to be with his family, first and foremost was his kids. He loved to hunt and fish; was a member and Vice President of LRG Hunting Club. He also loved watching cartoons and being with his dog, LuLu. He retired from Baker Hughs after 25 years. He was a veteran of the US Navy having served in the Vietnam War. Survivors include his loving wife of 30 years, Kathy Myers of Gillis, LA; Son Daniel Justin Myers and wife Kristen of Moss Bluff; one daughter, Shelly Marie Rider and husband John Rider of Gillis; 3 grandchildren, one sister, Diana Howell and husband Johnny; Preceded in death by parents, William Myers and Verla Goodeaux Myers. From a prior marriage survivors include 3 sons, Terry Myers, Cory Myers and Cody Myers all of Lake Charles and as well 10 grandchildren and preceded by one son Baby Myers. His funeral will be at 11a.m. Thursday, May 15, 2014 at Hixson Funeral Home of Moss Bluff. Brother Lloyd Carroll of Topsy Baptist will officiate. Burial will be in New Ritchie Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 5pm to 8pm and will resume Thursday from 10am until service time at the funeral home. Words of comfort may be shared with the family at


  • Funeral Service Thursday, May 15, 2014
  • Visitation Wednesday, May 14, 2014
  • Visitation Thursday, May 15, 2014

Daniel "Danny" E. Myers

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May 15, 2014

We are so sorry for your lose.You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. We love you Aunt Joan & Aunt Polly(Blairs,Va.)

Aunt Janice and Uncle Al Giramonti

May 15, 2014

We are so sorry to hear of your loss. Though we can't be there in person, please know that you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. We love you all.

Stacey Sellers Chisholm

May 15, 2014

Praying for ya'll during this tragic time. I remember Mr. Danny from all my years of dancing with Shelly! It has been years since I have seen any of you, but I want ya'll to know you are in my thoughts.

Larry Ivie

May 15, 2014

I met Danny twenty-five years ago when I first stared working for Western and we have been good friends since. Danny always ask about my family and stop by to see my family when he was closed by. Danny will always be my friend forever. We love you and we will miss you.

Rick Byers

May 14, 2014

Our prayers and thoughts to the family. We will miss Danny and remember that he made each day better by being with us.

Amy Andrews

May 14, 2014

Danny is at peace with God, but it doesn't make you miss him any less. Kathy, I miss you and wish I could be there to give you a hug. I will pray for Danny, and for all of you to come through these trying times. I love you all!

Carlton and Donna Daniel

May 13, 2014

Kathy, DJ and Shelly and family members - We can not be there with you during this difficult time but you are in our thoughts and prayers. May God touch your heats and give you comfort and peace. We love you.