Glenn W. Kinsey
Mary Sheardy
Opal Elizabeth Kinsey


Family Links

1. William Edwin Myers

2. Burch Moore Hills Jr.
3. Gerald G. Kimes

Opal Elizabeth Kinsey

  • Born: 25 Jan 1927, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA
  • Marriage (1): William Edwin Myers about 1959
  • Marriage (2): Burch Moore Hills Jr. on 7 Mar 1946 in Indiana, USA
  • Marriage (3): Gerald G. Kimes on 4 Dec 1948 in Steuben County, Indiana, USA
  • Died: 26 Jun 2006, Garrett, Dekalb County, Indiana, USA at age 79

bullet  General Notes:

OPAL E. MYERS, of Garrett, died Monday, June 26, 2006, at her home. Born in Grand Rapids, Mich., she retired from Cooper Tire after 24 years of service, in 1990. She was a member of Garrett Country Club and American Legion Post 178 Women's Auxiliary. Surviving are her husband, William Myers of Garrett; sons, Edward Hills of Boone, N.C., Matt Myers and Joe Myers, both of Tempe, Ariz.; daughter, Deborah Hopf of Cary, N.C.; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and brothers, Jim Kinsey of Fort Wayne, Robert Kinsey and Larry Kinsey, both of St. Joe. She was preceded in death by her father, Glenn W. Kinsey; mother, Mary E. Sheardy; and brother, Donald Kinsey. No service or visitation. Arrangements by McComb, Dilgard & Cline Funeral Home, 502 N. Main St., Auburn. Memorials to Dekalb Memorial Hospice, American Cancer Society or Coram Health Care.


bullet  Noted events in her life were:

Residence, 1947, New Albany, Floyd County, Indiana, USA.

Residence, 1994, 1711 Maple Ln, Garrett, Dekalb County, Indiana, USA.


Opal married William Edwin Myers, son of Voyle Wilton Myers and Mildred Viola King, about 1959. (William Edwin Myers was born on 21 Apr 1933 in Smithfield Township, Dekalb County, Indiana, USA 2 and died on 19 Sep 2012 in Garrett, Dekalb County, Indiana, USA 3.)


Opal next married Burch Moore Hills Jr. on 7 Mar 1946 in Indiana, USA. (Burch Moore Hills Jr. was born on 3 Jun 1924 in Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA and died on 13 Sep 2014 in Missoula, Missoula, Montana, USA 4.)


Opal next married Gerald G. Kimes, son of Charles E. Kimes and Violet Mae Haye, on 4 Dec 1948 in Steuben County, Indiana, USA. (Gerald G. Kimes was born on 7 Mar 1924 in Cory, , Pennsylvania, USA, died on 11 Apr 1988 in Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana, USA and was buried in Greenlawn Memorial Park, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana.)



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