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Julia Eloise Merritt, 87, of 104 Scotland Drive, died Sunday at her home.

Miss Merritt was born in Wayne County to the late Lafayette and Laura Rackley Merritt and was a retired sales associate with J.C. Penney Company. She was a member of St. Luke United Methodist Church.

The funeral will be held Wednesday at 2:30 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. David Harvin officiating. Burial will be in Wayne Memorial Park.

Miss Merritt is survived by her brother, Linston Merritt of Goldsboro; her sister, Edna Small of Goldsboro; and several nieces and nephews.

The family will receive friends Tuesday from 7 until 9 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home, and other times at her home.

Published in Obituaries on February 14, 2005 1:47 PM