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Sharon Sue Merrifield

May 5, 1960 — June 29, 2022

Sharon Sue Merrifield, age 62, of Rome, Georgia passed away on Wednesday, June 29, 2022. Sharon was born on May 5, 1960 in Altus, Oklahoma. Sharon was a nurse and loved to help other people. She enjoyed spending time at Smiley Farms, where she played with the goats and worked in the garden. She also loved to spend time with her family and be at the beach! Ms. Merrifield was a loving mother, grandmother, sister and friend who will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved her.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Jack and Shirley Jones Merrifield.

Ms. Merrifield is survived by her loving children, son, Justin Cooper of Calhoun, GA; daughters, Stephanie and her husband Wade Cook of Rome, GA, Jessica Cooper of Silver Creek, GA and Shelby Miner; brother, Jack (Diane) Merrifield; sisters, Sylvia (Mark) Wohlfort, Teresa Merrifield, Christy (Steve) Evans, Charity (Shane) Mitchell; grandchildren, Austin, Alex, Abbie , Aubrey, Madison, Pierce, Emme; great-grandchildren, Brinley and Bennett.

A Celebration of Life for Ms. Sharon Sue Merrifield will take place at Salmon Funeral Home on Saturday, July 16, 2022 at 2:00 PM.

In lieu of flowers the family respectfully requests donations be made to the American Heart Association in loving memory of Ms. Merrifield.

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Saturday, July 16, 2022

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2516 New Calhoun Highway Northeast, Rome, GA 30161

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