BEAUFORT -- Hattie "Sissy" Bell Murrell Reels, 87, of Beaufort died Jan. 22, 2014, at Lenoir Memorial Hospital.
Funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 27 at Mt. Tabor Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. Hubert Judon officiating. Entombment follows at the church cemetery.
She was an active member of Mt. Tabor Missionary Baptist Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Rena Murray; sons, Elijah Reels, Abel Reels, Don Reels, Alonza Reels, Rayfield Reels, Calvin Reels Jr., Terence Reels; brothers, Elihue Murrell, Artis Benders; sisters, Margaret Crooms, Alice Reels, Jeanette Walkes; 28 grandchildren, 57 great-grandchildren and 16 great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends one hour before the service and at the residence.
Condolences may be left at riversmorgan.com.
Arrangements by Rivers-Morgan Funeral Home, New Bern.