OBITUARY

Clifford Paul Meyers

September 29, 1949February 5, 2016

NEW IBERIA – Funeral Services will be conducted for Mr. Clifford Paul Meyers, age 66, at 2:00 pm on Wednesday, February 17, 2016 at Evangeline Funeral Home with Deacon Theo Landry officiating. Interment will follow at Holy Family Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 2:00 pm until 10:00 pm on Tuesday with a Rosary being recited by the Catholic Daughters at 6:30 pm. The funeral home will reopen at 10:00 am on Wednesday until service time.

A native and resident of New Iberia, Mr. Meyers passed away on Friday, February 5, 2016 at Iberia Medical Center.

Clifford Meyers was born on September 29, 1949 to the late Wesley Paul Meyers and Irene Gary Migues. He was one of four children.

Mr. Meyers proudly served his country from 1970–1972 in the United States Army. He trained as a wireman and mechanic at Fort Polk in Louisiana before being transferred to Fort Jackson in South Carolina. During his time in the service, Mr. Meyers was given commendations in sharpshooting and marksmanship and a National Defense Service Medal. He was honorably discharged in February of 1972. Clifford continued his service in the Army National Guard for another ten years.

Clifford later went on to work for the Iberia Parish School Board, Larry Verret Trucking Co., and finally as a valve technician for Superior Valve.

Mr. Meyers was an avid pool player. He belonged to the APA Pool League where he ranked as a three. Clifford also served as a coach on Verna’s Very Special Bowling League. He loved the members of the league dearly. Clifford was a member of the ACE Coffee Club.

Clifford was a loving father, grandfather, friend, brother, and uncle. He loved his grandchildren dearly and they were the light of his life. He will be deeply missed by all those who knew and loved him.

He is survived by his wife of thirty-six years, Donna Deslatte Meyers; sons, Wesley Meyers and wife Nicole of Las Vegas, NV and Raymond Meyers of New Iberia; grandchildren, Landon Meyers and Brylee Meyers of Las Vegas, NV; brothers, Minos Meyers and wife Debbie and Leroy Migues both of New Iberia; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Lawless Migues; grandparents; sister, Mary Ann Maturin; and mother and father-in-law, Barbara and Raymond Deslatte.

Pallbearers will be Wesley Meyers, Raymond Meyers, Trent Meyers, Carl Deslatte, Daniel Faulk, and Floyd Marceaux, Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be Minos Meyers and Leroy Migues.

To view the on-line obituary and sign the guest register, please visit www.evangelinefuneralhome.com.

Evangeline Funeral Homes, Inc. of New Iberia is in charge of arrangements.

Services

  • Visitation

    Tuesday, February 16, 2016

  • Rosary Service

    Tuesday, February 16, 2016

  • Visitation

    Wednesday, February 17, 2016

  • Funeral Service

    Wednesday, February 17, 2016

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April Bonin

February 17, 2016

Donna and family. We are sorry for your loss. Clifford was a good man. May he rest in peace.

Karin Gardner

February 15, 2016

I'm so sorry for your loss. I only met Clifford once, but he seemed like a very nice man. I could tell how much he loved his family and grand kids. I offer Wes and Donna and the rest of the family my condolences and hope you can kind peace during this difficult time.

Gerald Oubre

February 14, 2016

Donna I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Cliff was an asset to me an the company during the time he worked with me. He will truly be missed. I will keep you and your family in my prayers.

February 13, 2016

"Cliff joins the Gold Team of Passed Bowlers And Coaches from Verna's Very Special League. Cliff will be sadly missed by all the Special Needs Bowlers that he coached every Saturday, for the past 25 plus years." R.I.P. Cliff

Jerry and Betty LaSalle and Stacey

February 11, 2016

He was good man in everybody's book. Donna I will pray that Cliff can now RIP. I will also pray that you and the rest of his survivors can carry on your lives. Remember! That he will be missed but never forgotten. A good man gone to soon....

Don Kellams

February 11, 2016

Our condolences to the family. Don drank coffee with Cliff and he will be
missed. He said many nice things to say about him. May God hold him
in his hands .

KENNETH BOUY

February 11, 2016

DONNA KENNETH AND I ARE SO SORRY TO HAVE LEARNED CLIFF PASSED AWAY. IT IS NOW 230 AM THURSDAY WE JUST LEARNED ABOUT CLIFF. OUR LOVE GOES OUT TO YOU ALL.

Kathleen Latiolais

February 11, 2016

Mr. Cliff you was a wonderful man you always had a smile on your face God took another angel !!! Sorry for your losses Miss Donna !!!

Barbara Doiron

February 10, 2016

Donna and family, I'm so sorry for your loss. Clifford was such a nice man. I just found out when Keno posted it on Facebook. May he RIP.

Cindy Broussard

February 10, 2016

Sending prayers to all. So sorry for the loss. All of us will miss Mr Clifford, he was a very nice man. May he RIP.

FROM THE FAMILY