Ernest Wade Myers

BLUFFTON, S.C. –Ernest Wade Myers, 60, of Starshine Circle died in his sleep in the early morning hours on Thursday at his home.

He was born Aug. 2, 1957 in Steubenville, a son of the late Dempsey E. and Lorna (Hobbs) Myers.

He was a U.S. Air Force veteran and a civil engineer working as a senior inspector for the FM&E Company in South Carolina.

Wade is survived by his son, Jason (Jennifer) Myers of Massillon; daughters, Ariel Myers of Lexington, S.C., and Victoria Myers of Columbia, S.C.; five grandchildren; sisters, Dianne Myers of Smithers, W.Va., Yisraela Myers of Newark, Del., and Charlotte Ruud of Sacramento, Calif.

Wade was also preceded in death by his sister, Drenna Greasel, and brother, Dempsey Duane Myers.

Private graveside services with military honors followed by burial will be held Saturday at the Lisbon Cemetery.

Arrangements are in the care of the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home.

Friends may view Wade’s memorial tribute page and send condolences to the family at