Geneva Margaret Catlett Merrifield, of Midland, Texas, passed away Saturday, Aug. 21, 2010.
She was born Dec. 23, 1921, to Robert J. Catlett and Martha Ellen Ryan Catlett. On Sept. 7, 1942, Geneva married Johnnie Luther Merrifield.
She was preceded in death by her parents; daughter, Darla Jean Merrifield; and ten brothers and sisters.
Geneva is survived by her husband of 67 years, J.L. Merrifield of Midland, children, Larry Merrifield and his wife, Janice, of Athens, Texas; Sandra Hull and her husband, Mike of Midland, Texas; Mary Pearce and her husband David of Midland, Texas; grandchildren, Wayne and his wife Christie of Hewitt, Texas; Johnny Merrifield of Trinidad, Texas; Brian Merrifield of Athens, Texas; Shawn Hull and wife Caeli of North Las Vegas, Nev.; Tammy Awtry and husband Andrew of Colorado Springs, Colo.; Chris Pearce and wife Amber of Midland, Texas; great-grandchildren, Amanda Merrifield and Samantha Merrifield of Hewitt, Texas; Jacob Hull and Hannah Hull of North Las Vegas, Nev.; Skylar Awtry, Maddox Awtry and Rowan Awtry of Colorado Springs, Colo.; Cheyenne Pearce and Kiah Pearce of Midland, Texas.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, Aug. 24, at the North ‘A’ Street Church of Christ. Interment followed at Resthaven Memorial Park North. Condolences may be offered at www.ellisfuneral.com.