May 26, 2007
Billy Mercer, age 68 of 1008 Sunset Drive died Saturday (May 26, 2007) at his residence.
Funeral Services will be held 2:00 PM Monday at Emmanuel Baptist Church conducted by Pastors Eugene Ussery and Jimmie Phillips. Burial will follow with military honors in the church cemetery.
A native of Trenton, NC he was a son of the late George F. and Ruth Metts Mercer. A brother George F. Mercer, Jr. also preceded him in death. He was a US Air Force veteran and an avid outdoorsman. He worked for 20 years with Daniels Construction and then for himself with Mercer Construction.
He is survived by: his wife of 38 years Alice Faye Nall Mercer; daughters Felicia M. Phillips and Brenda Lee Stutts both of Carthage; sons Tommy Stutts and Billy Mercer, II both of Carthage; sisters Nell Meadows and Marie Antwine of LaGrange, NC, Dorothy Blevins of Soddy Daisy, TN; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends at Fry and Prickett Funeral Home Sunday from 6:00-8:00 PM and other times at the residence.
Online condolences may be made at: www.fryandprickett.com.