BIERY, MERLE E. SR., 79, husband to Mary "Jane" Medley Biery, passed away at his residence on Monday June 16, 2014.
He was born to the late Lawrence E. and Jessie Biery on March 19, 1935 in Wheeling, WV.
Merle worked for Brown-Forman for 18 years and was an Army veteran with 22 years of service.
He is also preceded in death by six brothers and three sisters.
Besides his wife of 30 years he is survived by their children, Joseph Brock (Lavonna), Ronnie Brown, Billy Brown (Patti), Tina Kilner (Lloyd), Merle E. Biery Jr., John Biery (Melissa), Timmy Biery, and Debbie Davis. He will also be missed by 15 grandchildren and 18 great-grandchildren and brothers, Ron and Jim Biery.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. at Louisville Memorial Gardens Funeral Home, 4400 Dixie Hwy. Visitation will be Wednesday, noon-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Published in The Courier-Journal on June 18, 2014
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