Obituary of Kevin D. Merchant, Sr.
Kevin D. Merchant, Sr., 54, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at the Abraham House in Rome. Born in Rome on June 9, 1965, he was the son of the late James and Barbara (Johnson) Merchant, Sr.
Kevin liked to go fishing in the canal by Bellamy Harbor. He was a huge sports fan, especially of Duke University, the Philadelphia Eagles and WWE.
He is survived by his children, Mark (Nikki) Merchant, Ashley Oliver, Selena Merchant, Kevin Merchant Jr. and Tyler Merchant; his girlfriend, Kimberly Lamont; eight siblings, Lois Bradley, Christine Drake, Ruth Drake, Ethel Merchant, Susan Merchant, Keith Merchant, Russ Merchant and John Merchant; two grandchildren, Isaiah and Kayleigh; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by a brother, James Merchant, Jr.
Funeral services will be held on Monday, October 14th at 11:00 a.m. at Nunn and Harper Funeral Home, Inc., 418 N. George St., Rome. There are no calling hours.