William Troy Jackson (TJ) Mercer, 38 of Kenton passed away on Sunday, June 13, 2021. He leaves behind his girlfriend of eighteen years, Tonya Perkins (Tony and Vonda Perkins) and two children William Rodney Mercer and Maryah Avery Mercer. Also surviving are his parents Leisa and Rodney Mercer both of Kenton and a brother, Shawn Reuther of Findlay, Ohio. He had one brother that precedes him in death, Rodney William Mercer. William had five aunts Kathy, Gloria, Vivian, Violet, Debbie, and one uncle Ernest. He had many cousins and friends throughout Ohio, Indiana and Kentucky but he called Kenton home. William worked as a landscaper he loved the outdoors, enjoyed fishing and loved his University of Michigan football and the Green Bay Packers. He loved spending time with his family. A private graveside funeral service will be held on Friday, June 25, 2021 at Grove Cemetery. SCHINDEWOLF-STOUT-CRATES FUNERAL HOME assisted the family with arrangements. Online condolences can be expressed to the family by visiting stoutcrates.com. Till we meet again in heaven you will be missed rest in peace.