Ms. Margarett Jane Merritt, age 75 of Gainesville, passed away on Wednesday, January 18, 2023 at Piedmont Healthcare in Athens, Ga.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 28, 2023 at New Haven Congregational Holiness Church, 615 White Sulphur Rd., Gainesville, GA 30501. She will lie in state from 10 to the funeral hour at the church prior to the service. Rev. Bobby Griffin will officiate. Interment will be in Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends can drop by on Friday, January 27, 2023 from 6:00 to 8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Ms. Merritt was born July 3, 1947 in Franklin County, Georgia to the late Darby Merritt and Doris Scott Merritt. She worked as a nurse, for Dr. Bloodworth, for many years until she retired.
Ms. Merritt is survived by her sister, Linda Ann Iames of Mottesville, NC, her brother, Coy Merritt and sister-in-law Mary of Gainesville, GA, her brother, Roy Merritt of Houston, Texas, and was loved by many other nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.
Memorial Park Funeral Home, 2030 Memorial Park Road, Gainesville, GA 30504 is in charge of arrangements.
Send online condolences to www.memorialparkfuneralhomes.com