William R. “Billy” Merrick, age 71, of Hopkinsville , KY, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2013, at Hospice of Chattanooga Tennessee in Chattanooga, TN. He was survived by: Wife - Patty Merrick , Hopkinsville, KY, Son & Daughter-In-Law- Roger & Anna Merrick, Cadiz, KY, Two Daughters & Sons-In-Law-Kim & Tim Phillips , Cadiz, KY & Wendy & John Brown, Hopkinsville, KY, Step Daughter & Step Son-In-Law - Sheri & Sean Franklin , Hopkinsville, KY, Brother & Sister-In-Law - Leroy & Carolyn Merrick, Cadiz, KY, Mother - Gertrude Alton Merrick , Kuttawa, KY, Five Grand Children & Four Step Grand Children. He was preceded in death by: Father- William Andrew Merrick.
Arrangements are being handled by Goodwin Funeral Home, Inc., 138 Main St. -P.O. Box 2050 Cadiz, KY 42211-031 in Cadiz, KY where the family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM Friday, June 28, 2013. Funeral Service will be at Goodwin Funeral Home at 10:00 AM Saturday, June 29, 2013 with the Reverend Darrell Crawford officiating. Burial will follow at Greenhill Memorial Gardens in Hopkinsville, KY.