Nancy Merritt

Tuesday, February 19, 2008

Nancy Sue Merritt, 63, of Cape Girardeau died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2008, at Southeast Missouri Hospital.

She was born Sept. 12, 1944, in Evansville, Ind., daughter of Wardell and Marion Nelms Grace.

Survivors include three sons, Shawn Merritt of East Cape Girardeau, Ill., Byron Merritt of Cape Girardeau, David Merritt of Scott City; a brother, Paul Grace of Charleston, Mo.; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents, a brother and two grandchildren.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. to service time Wednesday at Ford and Sons Sprigg Street Funeral Home.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Mark Stockton officiating. Burial will be in Greenlawn Memorial Gardens at Villa Ridge, Ill.