William Edward  Merryman
William Edward Merryman

April 5, 1949 - November 10, 2017
Born in Nashville,TN
Resided in Goodlettsville, TN


MERRYMAN, William Edward passed away November 10, 2017 at age 68.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Wheeler Bridgewater Merryman and Bessie Marie Regal Merryman and his niece, Sharon.

He is survived by his wife, Elaine K. Merryman; sons, Jonathan Edward Merryman (Shelby), Michael Wayne Merryman, Cecil Scott Miller II; daughters, Amber Wood (Jerry), Gwen Brown (Jeff); grandchildren, James Brown, Tiffany Kelley, Indy Wood, Coleman Wood, Chesny Wood, Isabella Merryman, Bradley Miller, Christopher Miller, Erik Miller; great grandchildren, Addyson Brown, Zachary Kelley, Bailey Kelley, Zak Miller, Sophie Miller; brother, Larry Merryman (Terrye); sister, Mary Metsker (Richard) and nephews, James Merryman and Christopher Pell.

Visitation will be held Monday 2:00-8:00 PM and Tuesday 12:00 PM until the hour of his service at 2:00 PM at the Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home, 2707 Gallatin Pike, Nashville. Dr. Paul Gardner officiating.

Mr. Merryman was a member of the Connell United Methodist Church. He worked at Central Church of Christ for 20 years and was proud to begin his career with the Nashville Police Department in 1976 as a Patrolman and then as a Crime Scene Investigator until his retirement in 2008.

In lieu of flowers, his family has asked that memorial in his name be made to Alive Hospice and the Connell United Methodist Church.

Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home has been family owned and operated since 1929. Our family serving yours.




Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home
2707 Gallatin Road
Nashville, TN US 37216
Monday, November 13, 2017
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Phillips-Robinson Funeral Home
2707 Gallatin Road
Nashville, TN US 37216
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM