Billie Lynn Mercer
Billie Lynn Mercer, 70, of Fredericksburg passed away Friday, May 3, 2013, at home.
Mrs. Mercer graduated from Westhampton College at the University of Richmond in 1964. She taught school in Henrico County, Fredericksburg City and Stafford County public schools. She later taught at Germanna Community College.
Mrs. Mercer was a member of Fredericksburg Baptist Church. She was an avid tennis and bridge player.
Survivors include her husband, James W. Mercer. formerly of Urbanna; son, James W. Mercer Jr. (Denise); daughter, Sylvia Lynn Mercer; grandson, James W. Mercer III; brother, Edward B. Lassiter Jr.; and sister-in-law, Mary Kay Hight of Urbanna.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday, May 6, at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.
A service will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, May 7, at the funeral home chapel. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Mary Washington Hospice, 5012 Southpoint Parkway, Fredericksburg, VA 22407.
Online guest book is at http://www.covenantfuneralservice.com.