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Merry E Mervin age 75, of Muscle Shoals, Alabama passed away Saturday April 28, 2018. A funeral mass will be held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Florence on Friday , May 4th at 11am. Interment will be held at a later date. An active parishioner Merry was very involved in the church with RCIA, various prayer ministries, and the Society of St. Vincent de Paul through her work with the St. Vincent de Paul thrift store in Florence.
Merry was preceded in death by her parents: Olav Frithjoff and Helen Marie ( Ratagick) Taffs. Her husband James Mervin and two brothers Eric and Rolf Taffs.
Merry is survived by her two daughters: Marka Gannis (J.T. Von Holtz-Ater) Lewisburg, TN. Phillipia Pundor (Stephen) of Nashville TN. Brothers; Hans Taffs of Elcho, WI. And Sven Taffs (Laura) of Helena, MT. Sisters; Annie Ogden of Cincinnati, OH. Margaret Taffs of Zephyrhill, FL. and Karen Tolle (John) of Madison, WI.
Flowers are welcomed or should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society.