Posted by : July 27, 2013| On :
Merrell was born March 10, 1950, in Harris County, to Norma Rachel (Wilson) and Coleman Leon Merrell and died July 21, 2013.
He was known for his big heart and smile. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and boating.
He was a proud United States Marine, loved serving his country and served in Vietnam.
He was a member of Amuets, American Legion Post 310, Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter #TX0137, Disabled American Veterans, and a life member of Chapter #6 Woodrow Wilson and Liberty Baptist Church.
He is preceded in death by his parents and son Byron Merrell.
Survivors include his loving wife, Judy Merrell, of Gun Barrel City; daughters Lacy Hawkins and husband Harley of Gun Barrel City and Shawna Harris of Plano; grandchildren Lexi and Haley Hawkins, Taylor and Gabbi Harris; many more loving friends and his VA buddies.
Condolences may be posted at www.eubank-cedarcreek.com.