Eddie Nell Bullen Merritt
December 31, 1935 – June 7, 2020
Eddie Nell Bullen Merritt went to be with the Lord on June 7, 2020. She was born on December 31, 1935 to Robert and Sara Jane Bullen. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband of 50 years, Hershel Merritt and daughter, Kathy Williams Gomez Oubre.
She is survived by her children: Francis “Terry” Williams (Becky), Carolyn Williams Ingram (Chris), and Michael Merritt; grandchildren: Christy Ingram Andra, Ryan Scott Williams, Kelly Gomez Langley (Ernie), Travis Williams (Lizette); great-grandchildren, Jared Andra,, Morgan Andra, Kaleigh Langley, Kaycie Langley, and Kade Langley.
She was extremely proud of her family and their many accomplishments. When she wasn’t spending time with her loved ones, she enjoyed camping, and was a talented seamstress. Lucky ones knew what a great cook she was, and anxiously awaited her cakes and pies.
Services celebrating her life will be held in the chapel of Poole-Ritchie Funeral Home in Bogalusa, LA on Wednesday, June 10, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, June 9, 2020 from 6 P.M. until 9 P.M. and again on Wednesday morning from 9 A.M. until Service time at 11 A.M with Rev. Tommy Pittman officiating. Interment to follow in Ponemah Cemetery, Bogalusa, LA.