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Carrie E. Merritt

June 4, 2016

Carrie E. MerrittCarrie E. Merritt, 51, Butterfield Ave., Watertown passed away at her home on Saturday, June 4, 2016.

Calling hours will be held at Cummings Funeral Service, Inc., Watertown on Thursday, June 9, from 4 - 6PM with a funeral service to follow with Pastor Terry Alford, Smithville Baptist Church, presiding. Burial in North Watertown Cemetery will be at the family's convenience.

Carrie was born in Watertown on September 22, 1964, daughter of Charles A. and Katherine L. (Delaney) Wood. She was a 1982 graduate of General Brown High School. She worked for over 20 years with H & R Block and was a senior tax advisor until the time of her death.

She attended Smithville Baptist Church and was a member of American Legion Post 61 Auxiliary and Eagles Aerie 782. Carrie enjoyed reading, dancing, traveling, going to her camp and the beach, and especially spending time with her family and her dogs.

She is survived by her long time companion, Stanley F. Thomas, Jr.; mother, Katherine L. Knapp, Watertown; father and his wife, Charles and Sue Wood, Depauville; two sons, Corey M. J. Wood and Stanley R. Thomas, both of Watertown; brother and his wife, Charlie A. and Darcey Wood, Pillar Point; sister and her husband, Cindy E. and Jim Davis, Barnes Corners; and two nieces and four nephews.

Donations in her name may be made to Walker Cancer Treatment Center at Samaritan Medical Center, 830 Washington St., Watertown, NY 13601. Online condolences to Carrie's family may be made at www.cummingsfuneral.com.


#26 Dawn Hollenbeck 2016-06-10 09:59
Our hearts go out to Stan and his family. We are deeply sorry for your loss and our thoughts and prayers are with you all...

May God bless you all and grant you strength, peace, and comfort.

Lee and Norma Bidwell and family
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#25 April Beamer-Breen 2016-06-09 08:17
Stan, Corey, Randy and family,
I'm so sorry for your loss. Carrie's spirit will remain with all of us forever. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
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#24 Jo Ann Pastor 2016-06-08 18:45
Kathy and family - I was so sorry to learn of Carrie's passing. May the love of family and friends help carry you through your grief. Know I am here for you for whatever you need. Deepest sympathy to you and your family. Jo Ann Pastor
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#23 Jan Godfrey 2016-06-08 17:26
Rest in peace my friend, we certainly had a lot of good times back in the day, we created a lot memories I will cherish forever. To Stan, Corey, Randy, Kathy, Cindy, Charlie: You are in my prayers
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#22 steve taylor 2016-06-08 08:39
Charlie, we are very sorry for your loss. thoughts and prayers for you and your family.
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#21 Diane Crump 2016-06-08 06:54
Sorry for your loss, I havent seen Carrie in many years but I went to GB with her. Prayers for her family.
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#20 Sue ulrich 2016-06-07 18:50
May your memories give you peace and strength in this dark time.
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#19 Naomi Thomas 2016-06-07 17:36
Sorry for your loss Stan and sons may she be at peace wwith the Lord no more pain my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family
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#18 Pam & Jeff Putney 2016-06-07 13:04
Kathy, we are so deeply sorry for your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you.
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#17 Nikki Heise 2016-06-07 12:39
My thoughts and prayers are with you!
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