Merry Frances Faulkner, age 64, of Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2013. She was born on June 8, 1949 in Kansas City, Missouri to the late Dwight E. and Cornelia M. Dowden.

Merry retired from the Florida DOT, where she was a Level I Engineer. She loved her country very much and was very patriotic. Merry also loved horses and going to car shows.

She was a member of First Christian Church.

Merry is survived by her loving husband of 23 years, Donald ‘Don’ Faulkner and a son, Timothy Aaron Faulkner.

A memorial service will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 7, 2013 at the First Christian Church with Ministers Ken Caswell and Dwayne Dickson to officiate.

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The family of Merry Frances Faulkner has entrusted her services to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, TN 37683.