Wanda Belle "Granny" (Mack) Mercer, age 74, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus. She was a resident of Brown County.
Wanda was born March 30, 1942, in Johnson County, Arkansas, to the late George William and Ivean (McDaniel) Mack. She married Larry Gene Mercer on January 21, 1960 in Morgantown. He survives after 56 devoted years of marriage.
Wanda enjoyed cooking, gardening and canning her fruits and vegetables. She never met a stranger and will be remembered for her love of friends and family. Wanda loved telling those close to her "I love you a bushel and a peck and a hug around the neck."
She is survived by her husband Larry, children: Buddy Mercer of Brown County, Trina Mercer-Watkins of Bloomington and Valerie (Mike) Dunn of Brown County; sister, Clara (David) Hickman of Morgantown; 7 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren and 4 nieces.
She was preceded in death by her parents and brother John William Mack and a niece Shawna Hickman.
Pastor Paul Taylor will conduct a funeral service at 7 p.m. on Saturday, July 23rd at Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry Street in Morgantown. Friends may call from 5 p.m. until service time at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Wanda to the Alzheimer's Association: 50 East 91st Street Ste. 100, Indianapolis, Indiana 46240 or to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana: 2626 East 17th Street, Columbus, Indiana 47201.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.meredith-clark.com.
Information: (812) 597-4670