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Kitty Mercer

Mrs. Kitty Mercer, 78, of Fountain City, passed away on Tuesday, September 4 at Reid Health.
   She was born on March 5, 1940 in Cincinnati, Ohio to John T. and Clara Metcalf Ellis, both of whom preceded her in death. She was a 1958 graduate of Richmond High School. She was united in marriage to Harold Mercer 56 years ago on August 3, 1962.
   Kitty enjoyed a career with GTE Verizon from 1977-2002. She loved to watch her grandchildren compete and perform in their activities and dog-sitting. She was an avid Indiana Pacers fan.
   Kitty will be missed by her husband, Harold; children, Traci Ross and her husband, Rick, Kerri Silvers and her husband, Jack, Mike Mercer and his wife, Megan; grandchildren, Cory Ross and his fiancée, Erin Necessary, Jordan Ross, Jarod Silvers and his wife, Emily, Connor Silvers, Jagger Silvers, Lainey Mercer and Paxson Mercer; great-grandchildren, Parker Ross, Harlow Ross, Kennedy Beaty, Easton Silvers and Charleigh Silvers; sister, Pat Byrket and her husband, Jerry.
   Pastor David Anderson will conduct a funeral ceremony at 12:00 noon on Saturday, September 8, at the Smith-McQuiston & Webster Funeral Home, 321 US 27, Fountain City. Interment will follow in Willow Grove Cemetery.
   Family and friends may gather for visitation from 10:00 a.m.–12:00 noon on Saturday, September 8, at the funeral home.
   Memorial contributions are encouraged for the American Cancer Society, 5635 West 96th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278 or online at www.donate.cancer.org.

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I'm so sorry to hear of Kitty's passing. I worked with her at GTE/Verizon, and thoroughly enjoyed getting to know her. May your love and memories sustain you through this difficult time.

Joanna Markley Sep 9 2018 12:00 AM

TRADITIONAL FUNERAL BASKET was sent by Sonny and Linda Necessary .

In the loving arms of God

Lowell Necessary Sep 6 2018 12:00 AM

I am so very sorry for your loss, you and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Tammy Terry Jones Sep 5 2018 12:00 AM

Jack & Kerri we are so very sorry for your loss.  Thinking of your entire family during this very difficult time.  Love and prayers.

Steve & Tonya Fouse Sep 5 2018 12:00 AM