Everett H. Mercer, 77
Sun., Feb. 19, 2006
NEWELL – Everett H. Mercer, 77, of Newell, died Saturday, Feb. 18, 2006.
He was born Dec. 2, 1928, in Congo, W. Va., the son of the late Homer and Elsie (Wilson) Mercer.
He was a veteran of the U. S. Air Force and a graduate of Wells High School Class of 1946. He retired from Dravo Dredge Company where he worked as a deck hand. He was a member of the Chester American Legion Post 121.
He is survived at home by his wife, Delores “Jean” (Robinson) Mercer at home, two daughters, Cindy Wyand and husband, Mark of North Royalton, Ohio and Terri Welker and husband, Dennis, of Calcutta; and four grandchildren, Jennifer, Brandon, Ashley and Matthew. He also leaves behind a canine companion, Otis.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 1 p.m. at the Newell Chapel of the Nixon Funeral home. Interment will follow at the Shadow Lawn Memory Gardens of Newell.
Friends will be received today from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. at the Newell Chapel of the Nixon Funeral Home.