Marie Elline Mercer, age 71, of Milton, FL, passed away Friday, April 4, 2014. She was born December 15, 1942 in New Orleans, LA, to the late Peter & Forestine Rudolph.
Marie had worked as a truck driver, having teamed with her husband, for many years. She enjoyed crafts, bingo, croche3ting and playing bunko with the girls. She was a Catholic.
Survivors include her beloved husband, Gillis "Lamar" Mercer; her sisters-in-law, Jane Bowen of Pace, FL an Joyce Atkins of Pensacola, FL; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at 11 AM at National Cremation and Burial Society with Rev. Alton Nixon officiating. Interment will follow in Memory Park Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday, April 8, 2014 from 6 until 8 PM.
National Cremation & Burial Society of Milton has been entrusted with the arrangements.