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James L. Mercer

Passed Away: May 27, 2013

Mercer, James L., 79 of Moundsville, WV died Monday, May 27, 2013 at Liza’s Place.

He was born January 14, 1934 in Moundsville, a son to the late Floyd and Monica Mercer. He was amember of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Moundsville. He graduated from St. Francis Xavier Catholic Grad School and Moundsville High School. He was a member of the Retiree’s Club of AEP, and was a veteran who served in the U.S. Army. He worked at the AEP Mitchell Plant for 29 years.

In additiion to his parents, he was preceded in death by one daughter, Margaret (James) Siburt of Moundsville; two brothers, Harold (Mary Alice) Mercer of S.C., and John Mercer of Moundsville; six grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and serveral nieces and nephews.

Friends will be received on Thursday, May 30, 2013 from 2-4pm and 6-8pm at the CARE Funeral Home, 1500 Second Street, Moundsville. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday, May 31, 2013 at 10am at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Moundsville, with Rev. William K. Matheny Jr. as celebrant. Interment will follow at the Limestone Presbyterian Church Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to CARE Funeral & Cremation Service.

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