Merrett, Charlotte Lorraine (Pikeville)

Sunday, January 6, 2013

Charlotte Lorraine Merrett, 57, of Pikeville, Tn., died at her home on Sunday, January 6, 2013. 

She was of the Christian faith. Charlotte had a life ling love and music and was a musician and singer songwriter. She was a long distance truck driver. 

Her parents, Daniel and Charley Bryant, and brother, Jimmy Lynn Bryant preceded her in death. 

Her survivors include her husband, James Merrett of Pikeville; sons, Juan Merrett, Pikeville, Larry Moores, Texas; grandchildren, Izzabell, Nicholas, Brodie, and Kallie Moores; sisters, Cory Jones, Valorie Bryant, Pikeville, Cynthia Bryant, Texas; and brother, Michael Bryant, Alabama. 

Funeral services will be held on Monday, Jan. 7, at 5 p.m. CST in the funeral home chapel. 

Visitation will be on Monday, from 12-5 p.m. CST. 

Online condolences can be made at www.reedfamilyfh.com. 

Arrangements are by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home, Pikeville, Tn. 

Memorial contributions can be made to The American Cancer Society.


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