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Donald Merritt
March 28, 1926 - October 5, 2021
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Midland, TX 79703
Saturday 10/9, 9:00 am
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After a full life of more than 95 years, Donald Gordon Merritt passed away peacefully surrounded in love by his children, reunited with his wife, Joann Merritt, on October 5, 2021.  He was born to Jack and Hattie Merritt on March 28, 1926 in Snyder, TX.  In his youth, Don, along with his father, mother, …
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A. A. A. "Slim" Wemple left a message on October 8, 2021:
To all the Merritts... children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. Don, and Joan, were two of my finest friends. Some of y'all know how much time I spent with them, and how I enjoyed just about every minute of it. They were almost like an uncle and an auntie that I never knew I had. Another great friend of mine, Ted Jones, introduced me to them when I was pretty young, and that was a long time ago. I learned so much from them... I think they might have learned a little bit from me too. I will miss them... I hope that everyone is well. My heartfelt condolences... Take care of each other, and please stay safe... Respectfully, Slim ( Allen Wemple )
Fran Billingsley left a message on October 8, 2021:
Wayne and other children, Don was a faithful driver for Meals-on-Wheels many, many years. He would drive his day weekly and substitute another day if needed. I was recruiting drivers 2002- 2006 but I am sure he gave more years than me. He entered the kitchen with a smile on his face and shared positives words. A very good man, Fran Billingsley
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