Welcome to the memorial page for

Margaret Jordan Merritt

September 10, 1926 ~ August 20, 2016 (age 89)

Margaret Jordan P. Merritt, 89, passed away Saturday, August 20, 2016.  She was born on September 10, 1926 in Wake County to the late Dallie Horton Jordan and Helen May Hood Jordan. She retired as a secretary with the North Carolina National Guard.  She loved her family and friends and will be dearly missed by all who cared and loved her.

Funeral service 1:00 pm, Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel, 944 Old Knight Road, Knightdale, NC 27545 with Dr. Roger Nix officiating.

Entombment Montlawn Memorial Park Chapel of Memorial Mausoleum

Surviving: daughters, Marsha P. Soyars of Raleigh, Amy P. Davenport of Raleigh, Donna Poole (Danny) of Raleigh, Dawn Merritt of Glenmoore, PA; grandchildren, Paige Beverly, Don Griffin II, Lauren Davenport,  Daniel Poole, Davis Poole, Deena Poole; great grandchildren, Ava Davenport, Trip Griffin, Aubree Davenport-Hinton, Lillie Neblett, Devin Griffin, Jacob Benham.

The family will receive family and friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, Tuesday, August 23, 2016 at L. Harold Poole Funeral Service.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Daniel Dee Merritt in 2009, 4 brothers, and 3 sisters.

In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to the American Heart Association and Alzheimer’s Association of NC.

 Service Information

August 23, 2016

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel
Knightdale, NC

Funeral Service
August 24, 2016

1:00 PM
L. Harold Poole Funeral Service Chapel
Knightdale, NC

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