MERCER, Geneva Ruth (Muncy)

Date of birth:  6 Apr 1939 – Hyden, Leslie County, Kentucky
Date of death: 26 Feb 2002 – Brown County, Indiana

Franklin Daily Journal, March 2, 2002


Geneva Ruth Mercer

Geneva Ruth Mercer, 62, died at her residence in Brown County on Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2002.

She was born April 6, 1939, in Hyden, Ky. Her parents were William and Drucilla Couch Muncy. She mar­ried Everett Lee Mercer on May 7, 1955, in Indianapolis. He preceded her in death on Dec. 6, 1986. Survivors include a stepfather, John Asher of Columbus; two sons, David R. Mercer of Martinsville and Darryl D. Mercer of Trafalgar; two daughters, Regina Bul­lard of Columbus and Debra Lee Slatten of Indianapolis; 10 grandchil­dren; and several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Edward D. Mercer in 1990.

She was a homemaker.

She enjoyed flower gardening and fishing.

There will be no service or visitation. Arrangements are being handled by Meredith-Clark Funeral Home in Morgan­town.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Johnson County Health Foun­dation Cancer Treatment Center, 1125 W. Jefferson St., Suite V, Franklin IN 46131.

Submitted by Mark Wirey