Myrna Joy Lile, 68, died on Thursday, May 30, 2019, at her home in Garden City. She was born on Nov. 5, 1950, in Garden City to Lee Otis & Nelle Wanda (Autler) Lile.

Myrna graduated from Hays School of Cosmetology in 1969. She was a longtime hair dresser at the House Of Mei in Garden City. The love of her life was her daughter, Tonya Jill. She dedicated her life to the care of Tonya after a tragic accident.

She is survived by her sister and brother-in-law, Carla and Jerry Ballinger, of Rogers, Ark., and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Tonya Jill; sister, Beverly Brakey; and brother, L.R. Lile.

Graveside services will be held later at Valley View Cemetery in Garden City. Condolences may be posted at