Grimes Funeral Chapels
728 Jefferson St.
Kerrville, TX  78028
Thursday, July 28, 2022
5-7 PM
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Sunrise Baptist Church
1200 Broadway
Kerrville, TX  78028
Friday, July 29, 2022
10:30 AM
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3250 Fredericksburg Rd.
Kerrville, TX  78028
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I served in the Army.

Floyd Ray MerrymanI am a Veteran.

of Kerrville, TX

May 14, 1944 - July 25, 2022

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Floyd Ray Merryman, 78, of Kerrville, Texas, died on July 25, 2022, in his Hill Country residence. He was born May 14, 1944, to Benjamin and Hilda Merryman in Franklin, Texas. He married the love of his life and best friend, Sylvia Merryman, on June 2, 1967, in Rosenberg, Texas. They shared a happy marriage together for 55 years.

He was the first in his family to receive a college degree from Sam Houston State University with a B.A. in Business. He served in the United States Army from October 1968 until June 1970, during the Vietnam War. He was honorably discharged where he returned to his devoted wife. Floyd fathered and raised his daughter, Lenita Merryman, and later helped raise his granddaughter, Madison Thompson. Floyd served as a deacon at Sunrise Baptist Church and before that, served as a youth pastor with his wife at Second Baptist Church in Rosenberg, Texas.

He is survived by his wife, daughter, son-in-law, granddaughter, and grandson-in-law.

His viewing will be held at Grimes Funeral Chapels on Jefferson Street July 28, 2022, from 5-7 pm. His funeral service will be held at Sunrise Baptist Church on Broadway July 29, 2022 at 10:30 am, burial service directly following.

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6 Condolence(s)
Linda Gibson
kerrville, TX
Monday, August 1, 2022

So sorry for your loss, thinking of you and your family.

Linda Thornton Rhodes
Lufkin, TX
Thursday, July 28, 2022

Sylvia and family,
I am sorry to hear of Floyd’s passing. Love and prayers to all of you.

Carolyn Warren Colvin
Trinity, TX
Wednesday, July 27, 2022

Dear Sylvia and Family, so sorry to hear of Floyd's passing. One thing for sure, he is at peace. I'll be praying for you. Love to all.

Gloria Ellison May
Chappell Hill, TX
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

I was saddened to hear of Floy Ray’s passing. He had such a sweet spirit and I am blessed to have had him as my cousin. He was always calling and checking up on our family. I will miss those calls. Rest In Peace and say hello to my parents when you see them in Glory!!!!

Beth Thornton
Trinity, TX
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Sylvia and family, I am so very sorry to hear of Floyd's passing. You are in my thoughts and prayers May God give you peace and comfort. Love, Beth

Susan Parker
Tuesday, July 26, 2022

Dear Sylvia, Lenita and Madison,
I am so sorry to read of Floyd's death. I had been praying that God would restore his health. I will continue to pray for you all, that God will comfort y9u.
With love,