R.T. Mercer

Born in Linden, TN on June 3, 1925

Departed on March 7, 2009 and resided in Nashville, TN

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MERCER, R.T., age 84 of Nashville, passed away March 7, 2009. Mr. Mercer was retired from Werthan Bag Company after 46 years of service. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Mary Mercer; daughter, Brenda Eddie Schoate; sons, Danny Gail Mercer, and Johnny Vicki Mercer; 6 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren; sister, Ellen Williams; and brother, Dwight Cherry Mercer. Active pallbearers will be Bobby, Chris, Jeff, Mike, Michael, and Carl Joe. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday, March 10th at 1:00 P.M. from the chapel of West Harpeth Funeral Home with Larry Simmons officiating. Interment will follow in Harpeth Hills Memory Gardens. Visitation with the family will be on Monday from 2-8 P.M. and on Tuesday from 9 A.M. until time of service at WEST HARPETH FUNERAL HOME, 6962 Charlotte Pike, 615352-9400 www.harpethhills.com

2 Comments to R.T. Mercer

  1. Michael Anderson
    March 8, 2009 12:00 am

    A great warrior has crossed over the river and rests in the shade of the trees on the other side. May you rest in peace.

  2. danny mercer
    July 13, 2012 12:00 am

    Yes he was a great man, he was a great teacher of life,marrage..money..depresed? he would talk and allways had the answers. ALL of your grand and great kidds miss you we all do.God had 1 more job for you,and that job i know you will do great. I will bring an extra guitar for ya we have some jammin to do,,LOVE YOU ALLWAYS..SON…DANNY