Betty J. “Jeanie” Mercier


Betty J. “Jeanie” Mercier, age 77, of Nixon, passed away on Saturday, June 15 at her home in Nixon. She was born Sept. 25, 1941 to Mervin C. and Mayme K. (Piland) Pruett.

Her parents and husband, William “Bill” Wayne Mercier, precede her in death.

Jeanie is survived by her sons: Gary Mercier and wife, Gretchen, of Austin; Vic Mercier and companion, Gay Bruns, of Victoria; grandchildren: Tayler Mercier, Jennifer O'Neal and husband Denver, Aubrey Mercier, Joey Bruns, Amy Thompson and husband, Ashton; great-grandchildren: Henry Wayne O'Neal, Kadence Thompson and Harrison O'Neal; sister, Dolores Witten; life partner, Jackie Dunn; numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family and friends. Jeanie will be missed by all who knew her. A visitation will be held Tuesday, June 18 from 5-8 p.m. at Finch Funeral Chapel in Nixon.


Wednesday, June 19

10 a.m.

First United Methodist Church, Nixon

The Reverend Rhonda Troll will officiate at the service. Interment will follow at the Nixon Cemetery. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to the Nixon Cemetery Association, PO Box 427, Nixon, TX 78140, or the First United Methodist Church, PO Box 20, Nixon, TX 78140. Arrangements with:


308 East Third Street

Nixon, Texas 78140

(830) 582-1521