Bertice Lucinda Lee's Story
Mrs. Bertice Lucinda Lee Merritt, age 91, passed away November 30, 2016. Graveside services will be held Friday, December 9, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at the Georgia Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Milledgeville. Mrs. Merritt was born in Statesboro and lived in Savannah until she married. She spent her later years in Gainesville, Milledgeville and Brentwood, TN. She loved to write, clean and she enjoyed children. Mrs. Merritt was a member of Hahira United Methodist Church until she transferred her membership to Blackshear Baptist in Gainesville.
Mrs. Merritt is predeceased by her husband, Charles Winston Merritt and her parents John Frank and Mattie Burke Lee. She is survived by daughters; Faye Maxwell (Dr. Alan) of Milledgeville, Shirley Bledsoe (Roy) of Brentwood, TN; Son, Chuck Merritt of Columbia, TN. Four grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.
In lieu of flowers the family request donations to the donor's charity of choice in her memory.
Express online condolences at www.williamsfuneral.net.
Williams Funeral Home & Crematory of Milledgeville has charge of arrangements.
Published on December 8, 2016