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Allie Merritt

Friday, July 29, 2005

SIKESTON -- Allie Merritt, 90, died July 27, 2005, at Missouri Delta Medical Center in Sikeston.

Born Jan. 22, 1915, in Blue Springs, Ark., daughter of the late Law and Helen Rice Bratton, she was a retired nurse and member of Berean Missionary Baptist Church in North Little Rock Arkansas for many years. She had been a lifelong resident of North Little Rock until she moved to Sikeston in 2004.

On July 2, 1939, she married Harold E. Merritt who preceded her in death on May 28, 1975.

Two sisters, Sallie Hart and Nettie Thiele; and one daughter, Gloria Ward, also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one daughter and son-in-law, Wanda and Rob Propst of Sikeston; and five grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and one great-

great-grandchild.

Visitation is from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday at Griffin Leggett Funeral Home in North Little Rock.

Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Rest Hills Cemetery in North Little Rock.