A memorial service will be held May 5 for Myron Jerry Smith of Eugene, who died April 29 of cancer. He was 71.
He was born Aug. 7, 1933, in Canby, Minn., to Myron and Edith Larson Smith. He married Sharron McCabe in Portland on Sept. 27, 1958.
Smith earned a bachelor's degree in business. He was an Army veteran who served in the Korean War. He worked as a sales representative for Moore Business Forms.
Smith enjoyed University of Oregon sports, fly-fishing and reading.
He was a member of the Data Processing Management Association, a volunteer with the Duck Athletic Fund and a Sunday school teacher.
Survivors include his wife; a son, Philip of Eugene; two daughters, Evelyn Melgoza of Portland and Alice Long of Bend; a sister, Lois Gibbons of Bend; and five grandchildren.
Inurnment will be at noon Tuesday at Willamette National Cemetery in Portland. Thursday's service will be at 1 p.m. at Trinity United Methodist Church, 440 Maxwell Road in Eugene. Musgrove Family Mortuary in Eugene is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Trinity United Methodist Church Endowment Fund.
Charles Clarence Bolton of Portland, formerly of Eugene, died April 20 of age-related causes. He was 90.
He was born Nov. 24, 1914, in Caldwell, Idaho, to Charles and Florence Cowan Bolton. He married Edna Shroeder in 1940. She died in 1997.
Bolton lived in Portland from 1940 to 1973, when he moved to Eugene. He moved to Gresham two months ago.
He attended college for one year. He was employed as a machinist for Southern Pacific Railroad. He was a member of the Nazarene Church in Eugene for many years.
Survivors include two sons, William of Portland and Philip of Eugene; a brother, L. Donald of Oregon; and seven grandchildren and 11 great-grand- children.
Funeral services have been held. Ross Hollywood Chapel in Portland was in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Rose City Church of the Nazarene.
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|Publication:||The Register-Guard (Eugene, OR)|
|Date:||May 2, 2005|
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