Edward Carlton Merritt, 70, of Youngsville, passed away, Thursday, March 28, 2013. Edward was born in Duplin County to the late David Julian Merritt and Vivian Aldridge Merritt. He was a veteran of the United States Marines and was an insurance adjuster for many years.
Private services will be held at a later date in Arlington National Cemetery.
Edward is survived by his daughter, Michelle Merritt of Wake County; siblings, Kenneth E. Merritt and Kathleen Merritt Black both of Western, North Carolina.
A service of Bright Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 405 S. Main St., Wake Forest. (919-556-5811).