Obituary

Henry L. Meyer

Powhatan Community Cemetery


U. S. Veteran WWII


        Henry L. Meyer, 93, died on August 16, 2008. He was the son of the late Juliet Williams and Daniel Meyer of Norman, Oklahoma. He was preceded in death by his wife of 60 years, Mollye Mann Meyer, sister Frances Campbell-May and brothers Charles and George Meyer. He is survived by his sister, Marquerite M. Whitney of California, numerous nieces and nephews who are located over various states; his special caregivers over the years, whose dedication to his needs were exceptional.

        Upon graduating from high school he worked for the Okahoma Times until he was called to active duty during WWII, where he attained the rank of Master Sergeant. Upon discharge he returned to work for the times until he received a job as an auditor for the Veterans Administration in Washington, D.C. After several years, he transferred to Richmond. Henry loved his church, singing in the choir, sports, debates and his Cadillacs, but nothing more than his beautiful wife, Mollye.

        He was a longtime member of the Tabernacle Baptist Church. Funeral services will be held today in the Bennett & Barden Funeral Home, 3215 Anderson Hwy. (Rt. 60), Powhatan. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service.

        Interment, Powhatan Community Cemetery.





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