Myra Jo King Messer

Myra Jo King Messer, 83, of Dora, passed away Saturday October 9, 2021. 

She was retired from Sumiton Elementary/Middle School, a job she loved, and where she left a positive influence on the lives of many children. She also worked for many years for Fred Browning CPA.

Graveside services and interment will be held Thursday Oct. 14, 2021 at 11 a.m. at Mt. Olive Methodist Cemetery at 6094 County Rd. 19 in Piedmont. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 6 until 8 p.m. at the funeral home. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Dwight Aaron Messer; parents, Arthur Eugene and Lala Bradley King; and siblings, Doris Fuqua, Mildred Vaughn and Jimmy Ray King. 

Survivors include her daughters, Cindy Messer Bailey (Raymond Lee) and Becky Messer Clark (Eric); a very, very special grandson, Aaron Lee Bailey; several nieces, nephews, other relatives, many friends and her sweet dog, Patches. 

Pallbearers will be Eric Clark, Chase Quinn, Todd Adkison, Jonathon Roberts, Jonathan Gilbreath and Brent Roberson.

Online condolences may be expressed at
New Horizon Memorial Funeral Home, Dora, AL directing 205-648-2323