|JAMES L. 'JIMMY'
|Jimmy Merrell ~ Grove Class
Former Mohon International worker James L. Merrell, 60, of Paris died Monday, Jan. 22, 2007, at Henry County Medical Center.
The body was cremated.
A memorial service is scheduled at 3:30 p.m. Friday at Ridgeway Funeral Home. Chester Harrison will officiate.
Visitation will be after 2 p.m. Friday.
Born Dec. 15, 1946, in Paris, he was a son of James Burmon Merrell and Mary Louise Hudgins Merrell, now both deceased.
Merrell was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was employed for 20 years by Mohon International, formerly of Paris.
He leaves one brother: Jerry (Sandra) Merrell of Paris; three aunts: Jean Johnson of Camden, Laurine Glisson of Huntsville, Ala., and Nellie 'Toppy' Amundson of Wentworth, S.D.; four uncles: Johnny Hudgins of Paris, Nathan Merrell of Jasper, Laverne Merrell of Bruceton and Jackie Merrell of Arkansas; and several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, P.O. Box 409410, Atlanta 30384-9410.
Reprinted from the Paris
January 25, 2007 ~ Used by permission.
Thanks to Jack Spencer, Grove Junior High Class of 1977 for alerting us to this obituary
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