Barbara Merritt

Barbara “Jeannie” Wesley Merritt, 65, of Beaufort, passed away Monday, April 27, 2020, at Pruitt Health - Sea Level.

Her private graveside service is at 11 a.m. today with Pastor Porter Graves III officiating. The public can view the livestream on Noe Funeral Service’s Facebook page.

Jeannie was a homemaker with a heart of gold.

She is survived by her husband, John “Scooter” Merritt of Beaufort; two daughters, Charly Murray and husband Nicholas of Beaufort and Tracy Hunt and husband Ashley of Beaufort; four grandchildren, Jack, Kaylyn, Aydan and Ryan; sister, Deborah Wesley Russell of Beaufort; and brother, Donnie Wesley and wife Lillian of Beaufort.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Donald “Big Daddy” Wesley and Barbara Wesley; and brother-in-law, Donnie Russell.

Arrangements are by Noe Funeral Service Inc. of Beaufort. Condolences and life tributes may be sent to the family at

(Paid obituary)

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