Hazel Johnson Merryman
Posted: Wednesday, January 12, 2011 3:15 pm
Mrs. Hazel Johnson Merryman, 92, of Martin, died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011 at Martin Health Care.
Services were held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Murphy Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Randy Cooper officiating. Burial was in Greenlea Cemetery, Fulton, Ky.
Bobby Hathcock, Mac May, Roger Brown, Eric Kimbel, John Vaughn and Kevin Foley served as pallbearers. Members of the Bob Carroll Sunday School Class served as honorary pallbearers.
Mrs. Merryman was born Feb. 26, 1918 in Henderson County, daughter of the late Martin and Maggie Austin Johnson. She was the widow of Garland Merryman. She was a retired University of Tennessee at Martin administrative secretary and payroll clerk, member of First United Methodist Church, Martin and member of Bob Carroll Sunday School class.
Survivors include one daughter, Judith Pouncey of Sophia, N.C.; one daughter-in-law, Janice Sandefer Merryman of Martin; one brother and sister-in-law, James and Oleta Johnson of Martin; five grandchildren, Laura Merryman Brown, Ashley Merryman May, Kelly Kimbel, Allison Vaughn and Kevin Foley; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was also preceded in death by one son, Phillip Merryman; and two sisters, Grapel Evans and Exie Green
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