Leinwood Charles “LC” Merritt, of Leland, died April 26, 2015, at home. He was 71.
He is survived by his wife, Jo Ann Merritt; three children, Cheryl Marintez, Cynthia Webb and Patricia Merritt; stepson, Chlifton Ames; nine grandchildren; and numerous great-grandchildren, including Jasmine Merritt, age 5, who made her home with LC and Jo Ann.
LC was retired from Meritta Bakery as a sales route manager.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation, Village Road Chapel, officiated by the Rev. Vic Potter.
Please leave online condolences for the family at Wilmington Funeral & Cremation.
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