Raymond Marvel Mercer III, 31, of Spencer, passed away Monday, January 27, 2020 at the I.U. Bloomington Hospital after a long battle with Renal Failure. Raymond was born in Bloomington, Indiana on January 25, 1989 to Melissa J. Smith. Raymond worked for J.T. Trash services and at the Hilltop Restaurant. Raymond was a loving father and a loyal friend.
Raymond is survived by his children, Jaymeson Mercer, Karma Mercer, siblings, Tonya Mercer of Tennessee, Jessica Mercer of Spencer, Zackery Smith, nieces and nephews, Elijah Gee, Bryce Mercer, Emma Truax, Hayden Perryman, maternal grandmother, Sue Blacklidge, best friends, Mikey Hinshaw and Christopher Summitt.
Raymond was preceded in death by his mother, Melissa J. Smith, and grandfather, Paul Blacklidge.
Funeral services will be 5:00 PM, Sunday, February 2, 2020 at West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home, 105 North Montgomery Street, Spencer. Dr. Allan Lewis will officiate.
Visitation will be 2:00 PM until 5:00 PM, Sunday, at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to his children through the funeral home. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.westparrishpedigo.com.
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