Donald “Kevin” Mercer, 26, of Wake Forest, died unexpectedly Saturday, October 18, 2014. He was born December 22, 1987 in Raleigh, NC to Karen Yates and Richard Keith Mercer.
Kevin was cherished son, grandson and friend. He was a free spirit who enjoyed living life to the fullest. He had a talent for art but had a true passion for music. He was often found strumming away on his guitar, or creating art through various mediums. Kevin was also a clever wordsmith and enjoyed a good debate wherever he found one.
Kevin is survived by his mother, Karen Yates; father, Richard Keith Mercer; grandparents, William and Esther Yates and Dolly Mercer; and many other loving family and friends. He is predeceased by his grandfather, Richard W. Mercer.
Funeral Services will be held on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at 1:00 pm at Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 300 St. Mary’s St., Raleigh. Burial will follow in Historic Oakwood Cemetery.
The family will receive guests for visitation on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Brown-Wynne Funeral Home, 300 St. Mary’s St., Raleigh.
Online Memorials: www. BrownWynne.com