John E. Burell

John E. Burell was born on January 31, 1932 and passed away on Wednesday, April 2, 2014 in Lakeland, Florida. Service will be held at Anniston Memorial Funeral Home on Tuesday, April 8 with visitation at 1 p.m. followed by the funeral at 2 p.m. John worked as a salesman of pipe fittings for Lee Brass and Stanley G. Flagg & Co. until his retirement. John was a long-time resident of Center Point. He had recently moved to Lakeland, Florida. He was a member of Hilldale Baptist Church. John is survived by Betty Aderholdt Burell, his wife of 63 years. John is also survived by his sons, Dennis (Cindy) and Jeff (Becki) Burell. In addition, he is survived by his 8 grandchildren, Charles Burell (Jaime), Lindsay Zimmerman (T. J.), Jason Johnson, Christopher Burell, Laura Phillips (Stewart), Tyler Johnson (Kelly), Michael Burell and Blake Burell. His great-grandchildren are Lailah Burell, Landen Zimmerman, Mac Burell, Owen and Evan Johnson. John will be greatly missed by his family who will remember him for his kind and loving spirit even while dealing with painful health issues. He is preceded in death by his parents, John Luther and Nora Burell; siblings, Bill and Charles Burell and Margie Cain. Anniston Memorial Funeral Home 3865 US Highway 431 North Anniston, Alabama 36206

Funeral Home

Anniston Memorial Funeral Home
3865 US Highway 431 North Anniston, AL 36206
(256) 820-0024

Published in The Anniston Star on Apr. 6, 2014