The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC

March 28, 2013



GREENVILLE — GREENVILLE — David Merchant, 43, died Wednesday, March  20, 2013.

A graveside service was held at 2:30 p.m. Monday, March  25, 2013 in the Pineview Cemetery in Pinetops.

He is survived by his fiancé, Tammy Barnes; his mother, Sandra W. Andrews and husband, Jesse, of Pinetops; his father,  Anthony Merchant and wife, Diane, of Fredericksburg, Va.; a brother,  Anthony  “Tony” Merchant of Pinetops; a sister, Debra  Wombles, of Tarboro and a stepdaughter,  Lillie Barnes, of Greenville.

The family received friends from 1 to 2 p.m. Monday at Carlisle Funeral Home.

Arrangements are by Carlisle Funeral Home, Inc., Tarboro.

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