By Kim Swindell Wood | July 18, 2018 6:45 am
Maideen Merriman, 79, of Sparta, passed away July 17, 2018, at her home, in Sparta.
She was of the Baptist faith and a homemaker.
Mrs. Merriman was preceded in death by her parents, Jim and Lula Mae Dutton; husband, Oliver Merriman; sons, Bobby Merriman, Allen Merriman; and a brother, Clyde Dutton.
Survivors include seven children, Carol Jan Young, of Sparta, Earl (Vickey) Merriman, of Sparta, Anita Dunn, of Sparta, Lisa Armstrong, of McMinnville, Margret Stembridge, of McMinnville, Ricky Merriman, of Sparta, Jeff Merriman, of McMinnville; brother, Jerry Dutton, of Watertown; sister, Penny Brooks, of Gallatin; grandchildren, Debbie Ring, Jason Young, Stacey Young Collins, Brad Young, George Merriman, Reba Merriman, Brian Stembridge, Michale Stembridge, Krystal Merriman, Jessie Merriman, Tammy Merriman, Dawn Meeks, Eddie Vaughn Jr., Cody Vaughn, Tina Roberts, Jamie Merriman, Angie Campbell, Johnny Merriman, Scottie Merriman, Donnie Merriman, Cassie Merriman; 21 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; several cousins; and a niece and a nephew.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m., July 19, 2018, at Love-Cantrell Funeral Home, in Smithville, with burial in Banks Cemetery. Bro. Frank Bratcher will officiate. Visitation with the family will be 4-8 p.m., July 18, and 11 a.m.-1 p.m., July 19, at the funeral home.
Love-Cantrell Funeral Home, in Smithville, is in charge of arrangements.