Merida O. Webb, 86, Bedford

Merida O. Webb of Bedford passed away Saturday morning at Bloomington Hospital at the age of 86.

Born in 1922 to Merida and Nellie Webb, Merida was a die-cast operator for GM in Bedford, member of Landmark Missionary Baptist Church, Lawrence County Senior Citizens, Masonic Lodge F&AM #58 in Malvern, Arkansas, and UAW Local 440.
He is survived by his son Tommy, brothers Barles, Lonell, Odel and Don, sisters Margarette, Sue, and Carolyn, 2 grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by brothers Vernard and Lindell and step-mother Mamie.
Services will be held tomorrow morning at 10:00am at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home with burial to follow at Poyen Cemetery in Poyen, Arkansas.
Visitation will be today from 4:00 until 8:00pm at Ferguson-Lee.