Mr. Freddie “Budgie” Myers, was born on May 1, 1934. He was the fourth of eight children born to the late Me. and Mrs. Matthew (Albertha) Myers in Orangeburg County. He entered into eternal rest on May 3, 2020. Budgie enjoyed fishing, listening to music and gardening.
He attended Zion public schools in Jamison, South Carolina. In his early years he faithfully attended Bull Swamp Baptist Church, however, during his later years he joined the worship services of St. John Missionary Baptist Church in Cameron, SC.
Freddie was employed for many years with the Building Bridge Company until his retirement. He then gained employment with the Orangeburg County Disability and Special Needs Board.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife: Corine B. Robin-son; children: John W. Myers, Kenneth “Duck” Robinson and Malqueen Robinson; his sisters: Ollie Mae Myers and Martha J. Myers; brothers: Willie “Bill” Myers and Matthew Myers, Jr.; granddaughter: Shanice Myers; and a nephew: Tony Myers.
Within the home he was cared for by his loving daughter, Dorothy and her husband, Melvin along with their sons, Deandre and Zykeen Boyd.
Freddie leaves to cherish his memories his sons: Arthur (Shirley) Robinson, Kenneth Myers and Bernard Robinson all of Orange-burg, SC, Willie Robinson, Lloyd (Lisa) Myers and Floyd (Coreen) Myers all of Cope, SC; daughters: Evangeline (John) McCants of Brooklyn, NY, Freddie Mae (Willie) Cauthen and Shirley (Howard) Lee all of Orangeburg, SC; siblings: James Myers, Herbert (Patricia) Myers, Malqueen Benjamin and Rebecca M. Richardson all of Orangeburg, SC; sister-in-law: Bettye (Leroy) Ravenell of St. Matthews, SC; forty-six (46) grandchildren and a host of great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
The service will proceed as follows:
The viewing will be held on Friday,May 8,2020 at Glover's Funeral Home at 12:00pm until 7:00pm.
A Graveside service will be held on Saturday,May 9,2020 at St.John Missionary Baptist Church 262 St.John Church Rd Cameron,SC 29030 beginning at 11:00am.
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