Gertrude Merrick, age 97, of Cadiz, KY, passed away Wednesday, October 21, 2015, at Christian Care Center in Kuttawa, KY. Mrs. Merrick was a homemaker and a member of Caldwell - Blue Spring Baptist Church in Caldwell Co., KY. She is survived by: One Son - Leroy Merrick & wife, Carolyn, Cadiz, KY, One Daughter-in-law - Patty Dunn Merrick, Hopkinsville, KY, Four Grandchildren- Roger Merrick & wife, Anna, Kim Phillips & husband, Tim, Wendy Brown, Andrea Holmes & husband, Jason, One Step Grandchild - Sherry O'Neal, Five Great Grandchildren, Four Step Great Grandchildren, Three Great Great Grandchildren, Four Step Great Great Grandchildren & One Step Great Great Great Grandchild. She was preceded in death by: Parents - Arthur & Bessie Long Alton, Husband - Andrew Merrick, One Son - Billy Merrick, One Daughter in infancy, Five Brothers & Three Sisters. Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM Saturday, October 24, 2015. Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 2:00 PM Saturday, October 24, 2015 with the Reverend Kyle Noffsinger officiating. Burial will follow at Tom Merrick Cemetery in Caldwell Co., KY. Memorial Contributions can be made to: Tom Merrick Cemetery, c/o-Leroy Merrick, 415 Hurricane Road, Cadiz, KY 42211.
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