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Helen F. (Pennington) Merry

February 13, 1924 ~ January 6, 2020 (age 95)


Helen F. Merry, age 95 of Campbellsburg, passed away Monday, January 6, 2020, in Salem Crossing.

Born February 13, 1924 in Salem, Indiana, she was the daughter of the late Harvey and Marie (Chastain) Pennington.

She was a retired employee of the Dawalt Funeral Home, a member of the Campbellsburg First Christian Church and had been a life resident of Washington County.

On August 12, 1944 she married Charles E. Merry Sr., who passed away December 18, 1990.

Survivors include:  1 Son: Glen Merry of Campbellsburg;  3 Daughters: Leta Back of Livonia, Linda Wilkerson and Glenda Huffman of Medora: 13 grandchildren, several great grandchildren and several great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by 2 sons, Jim and Charles Merry Jr., 1 daughter, Penny Dalton, 1 sister, Marjorie Edwards & 1 grandson.

The public is invited to visit with the family from 4 to 6 pm on Wednesday at the Dawalt Funeral Home in Salem.

The funeral service will be private and interment will be at Hop Cemetery in Campbellsburg.

Memorial Contributions to: Hop Cemetery C/O Judith Tabor  124 West Washington Blvd.  Salem, Indiana  47167.

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January 8, 2020

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dawalt Funeral Home
204 East Market Street
Salem, IN 47167

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