Richard B. Merriman, 85, of Huntersville, passed away peacefully on Saturday, March 18, 2017. Richard was a native of Cleveland, OH, and retired to North Carolina after a career at the printing division of Sherwin-Williams Co.
Richard is survived by his wife of 60 years, Barbara Lake Merriman, daughter Laurie of Huntersville, and son David (Peggy) of Cornelius, as well as his special granddaughters, Kelsey and Erica of Charlotte and Shannon of Raleigh, and a loving extended family. He enjoyed travel, gardening and watching sports, especially when his granddaughters played soccer.
A memorial service will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, April 1, 2017, at James Funeral Home, 10520 Arahova Dr, Huntersville, NC. The family will receive friends at 1 pm Saturday before the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Stephanie Lake Fund, Carver Community Organization, 400 E. 8th Street, Evansville, IN 47713.
On-line condolences may be made at www.jamesfuneralhomelkn.com.