Homer Jake Merrill
Homer Jake Merrill, 90, of Jefferson, Ga., passed away on Friday, March 7, 2008 at his residence.
He was a native of Mars Hill. He retired from Olin Corp. after 33 years of service.
Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Ruby "Irene" Merrill, of Georgia; one son, Russell Merrill and his wife, Susan, of Navarre, Fla.; two daughters, Teresa Goodman and her husband, Jeff, of Maysville, Ga. and Sharon Wilson and her husband, Vonell, of Gainesville, Ga.; two sisters, Lucille Sronce and Ora Fox, both of Mars Hill; and one grandson, Scott Merrill, of Brevard.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p....