Marie Elline Mercer
Marie Elline Mercer, age 71, of Milton, FL, passed away Friday, April 4, 2014. She was born December 15, 1942 in New Orleans, LA, to the late Peter & Fostine Rudolph.
Marie had worked as a truck driver, having teamed with her husband, for many years. She enjoyed crafts, bingo, crocheting and playing bunko with the girls. She was a Catholic.
Survivors include her beloved husband, Gillis "Lamar" Mercer; her sisters-in-law, Jane Bowen of Pace, FL and Joyce Atkins of Pensacola, FL; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11 AM at National Cremation & Burial Society with Rev. Alton Nixon officiating. Interment will follow in Memory Park Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, April 8, 2014 from 6 until 8 PM.
National Cremation & Burial Society of Milton has been entrusted with the arrangements.
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Published in Pensacola News Journal on Apr. 8, 2014