Robert H. Burrell

Robert (Bob) H. Burrell died Tuesday, Dec. 11, 2012. Born Aug. 11, 1935, in Tullahoma, Tenn., he was the son of Howard and Mattie Lou Burrell. He graduated from Truett-McConnell College, Cleveland, Ga., and attended the University of Georgia.

Bob was a member of Grace Episcopal Church where he was employed as the financial secretary. He served on various committees, and was co-founder of The Festival of the Arts held biannually since 2004.

He was also a member of Theatre Wings, Quinlan Art Center and the Northeast Georgia History

A memorial service will be held on Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Grace Episcopal Church with a reception to follow in the Parish Hall.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Grace Episcopal Church Building Fund, 422 Brenau Ave., Gainesville, GA 30501.

Published in on Dec. 13, 2012