Merlin G. Hollis, 80, of New Albany, died Sunday, March 17, 2013.
He was born June 21, 1932, in Monica, Ill., to his parents, Walter and Genevieve Best Hollis.
Survivors include his wife, Ola Mae Hollis; a son Rodney Hollis, of Illinois; and a daughter, Barbara England, of Illinois.
According to his wishes, cremation was chosen. Private services will be held at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park.
Online condolences can be made to www.kraftfs.com.