Trying to find parents of Carlton Merck. I have an obituary for his wife dated June 23, 1941. The following is from her obituary: Mrs. Mollie Parker Merck, 51, widow of Carlton Merck and past three years resident of city (Greenville, SC) died yesterday at her residence. Born in Hart County GA, daughter of the late Edgar A. and Lucy Chapman Parker. For a period of 25 years Mrs. Merck was chief operating agent for Southern Bell in Piedmont (SC). She is survived by one son, Larry Merck, a niece, Miss Louise Parker, whom she reared in her home, one sister Miss Mae Parker and the following brothers; W. B., Sam, Pelham, George S., Guy and Paul Parker. Interment was made in family plot in Rose Hill cemetery at Piedmont.Thanks Keith.