Charles W. Joseph Mercer
Charles William Joseph Mercer, “B.J.” 41, of Kearneysville, WV passed away Saturday, Feb. 27, 2021 at Jefferson Medical Center in Ranson, WV.
Born Feb. 19, 1980 in Ranson, he was the son of the late John Charles Thomas Mercer, “Big Tom” and Patricia Cannon Mercer “Tootsie.”
B.J. was employed at NALC in Ashburn, VA. He was a graduate of Jefferson High School, class of 1999 and attended Shepherd College and West Virginia University.
B.J. was a Little League coach, an amateur chef, loved his pets, and was always the life of the party.
He is survived by his loving wife of 12 years, Bobbie, at home; one son, Landon Joseph Mercer, at home;, sister, Heather Runion and husband, Timmy of Kearneysville; brother, Tom Mercer of Kearneysville; mother-in-law, Sue Schmidt; five nieces, Sophia, Taylor, Lilly, Isabella and Olivia and one nephew, Tre’.
Services were held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 5, 2021 at Eackles-Spencer & Norton Funeral Home, 256 Halltown Road, Harpers Ferry, WV with Pastor John Rudolph officiating.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association or to Jefferson Baseball, Tom and Tootsie Baseball Scholarship Fund, C/O Wendy Dodson, 951 Harry Shirley Road, Kearneysville, WV 25430.
Condolences may be expressed at www.eackles-spencerfuneralhome.com.