Posted: Tuesday, July 8, 2008 11:33 am
The Messenger. 07.07.08 Andrew Dwight Mercer, 56, of Jackson died July 2, 2008, at Regional Hospital in Jackson. He was the brother of the Rev. Marvin Mercer of South Fulton. Services will be Tuesday at 3 p.m. at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church in Jackson. Interment will follow there in Highland Memorial Gardens. Friends may call from 6-7 this evening at Mercer Brothers Funeral Home in Jackson and on Tuesday from 2 p.m. until the hour of services. He was the son of the late John Henry and Carrie (Bell) Mercer and was a member of Home Baptist Church of Jackson. Known for his interest in motorcycle riding, he was a member of the Sin City Disciples motorcycle group. Survivors also include his wife, Gail (Eanes) Mercer; two sons, Mario Morris and Shawn Macklin; his daughter, Andrea Mercer; his stepson, Anthony Eanes; two stepdaughters and his son-in-law, Toria and Charlie Colston and Lawanda Hobbs; six other brothers and seven sisters-in-law, John L. and Maxine Mercer, Luther T. and Shirlene Mercer, Fred and Diane Mercer, Larry and Brenda Mercer, Jerry and Debra Mercer, Ralph and Cheryl Mercer and Sherri Mercer of South Fulton; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.