Robert James Mercer, passed away suddenly, on Saturday July 27, 2013, in Mansfield Funeral: 10 a.m. Wednesday at Emerald Hills Funeral Home. Robert was born Dec. 20, 1940. He was an avid Texas Rangers fan, as well as a big supporter of the Texas Rangers Women's Club, and loved each of the ladies like they were sisters. He is a Navy Veteran who served from 1961 to 1964 on the USS Ranger. He was preceded in death by his father, Charlie; mother, Rosie; sister, Lorene Revi; and brothers, Charles, Aaron, and Raymond Survivors: Daughter, Rose Marie of Dallas; son, Richard Mercer of Arlington; grandkids Tiffany Gabriel, Justin Thompson, Anthony and Shae Mercer; sister, Mary Humphus of Arlington; brothers, Billie of Waco, Marvin of Mansfield, Carl (Butch) of Conroe; and a very extended family.