Regis Dayle Meyers
Regis D. Meyers, 84, long-time owner and manager of Meyers Auto Parts in Texas City until his retirement and closure of the business, died on October 3, 2013.
Regis was the son of the late Carl and Enid Meyers and brother of the late Carl Dean Meyers. He is survived by Jo, his wife of 57 years; son Clay and his wife Pauline; and son Michael. He is also survived by his twin sister, Rexine, and many loving nieces, nephews and dear friends.
Regis was a graduate of Texas City High School, Class of 1947. He received his Bachelor of Arts and Master of Education Degrees from North Texas University in Denton. Immediately after college graduation, he enlisted in the United States Air Force and was stationed at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, TX serving as a basic training instructor there for four years.
After the death of his father, Regis returned to Texas City in 1956 to ensure the continuance of the family business started by his father in 1926 on Fifth Avenue in downtown Texas City. The business remained in the same location until its closure and Regis’s retirement in 1989. After retiring, Regis actively traveled, enjoyed his hobbies, played bridge, visited with the coffee group and attended regular Camp Hughes
A private family service will be held at a later date.