HANOVER TWP. — Merrell Britt, of Hanover Township, died July 4, 2014, at his home. Born Jan. 5, 1936, in Lake City, South Carolina, he was a son of the late Baxter and Ethel Jackson Britt, and stepson of the late James Jackson. Funeral services will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday at the Jendrzejewski Funeral Home, 21 N. Meade St., Wilkes-Barre. Friends may call from 9 a.m. to services.