MERCER THOMAS EDWARDMECHANICSVILLE, VA., Thomas Edward Mercer, 86, of Mechanicsville went to Glory on January 6, 2022, he was born on September 22, 1935. “Big Tom” loved his family, golfing, fishing, and the University of Kentucky. He retired from Brown and Williamson Tobacco Company.   

He served honorably in the US Army.

 He was preceded in death by his wife Barbara Ann Mercer and his grandson Robert Mercer.

Mr. Mercer is survived by his son Sammy (LuAnn) Mercer, 2 daughters Shellie (Ron) Bates and Shelia (Joel) Carr, 7 grandchildren including the 1 he and his wife raised, David Mussellwhite and numerous great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 13, 2022, from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville, KY.

Funeral services will be held on Thursday, January 13, 2022, at 1:00 PM at Gary’s Funeral Home in Greenville, KY with Rev. Tom Stovall officiating. Burial will follow in Oak Grove Cemetery in Depoy, KY.

In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the American Cancer Society.

Online condolences may be made to the family at www.garysfuneralhome.net