Edward Lamar Merritt age 72 died Saturday September 11, 2021 in his home. Born in Jacksonville, FL., he was the son of the late Edward Merritt and Alice Beverly Merritt.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He is survived by one daughter, Michelle Green of Springfield, MO. One grandson and one sister Ruby Human of Titusville, FL.
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife Diane Susan Longwood Merritt, sisters, Rose Roberts, Lettie Mae, Mary Louise Lovett.
Services will be announced later by Inman Ward Funeral Home & Crematory of Tabor City.
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