CONNELL, Sr., 77
LIVE OAK - Mr. JC Connell, Sr., age 77, a resident of Live Oak and former resident of Auburndale passed away Sun. March 30, 2014 at Auburndale Oaks due to dementia.
Mr. Connell was born June 9,1936 in Pavo, GA. to Palmer Lee and Polly Elizabeth (Carmichael) Connell. JC retired as a Police Officer
from the Auburndale Police Dept. in 1980 and also retired as a Corrections Officer in 2001 from the Dept. of Corrections. He was also a U.S. Air Force
veteran. He was a member of the Live Oak Church of God, past Mason, enjoyed fishing and sitting on the porch watching the birds. A very special thank you to Cornerstone Hospice for all your help.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Palmer Eugene Connell.
JC is survived by his loving family: wife of 56 years: Shirley Connell of Live Oak, 2 sons: JC (Joyce) Connell, Jr., Howard (Amy) Connell, daughter: Denise (Daryl) O'Neal, all of Live Oak, sister: Polly E. Pitts of Wahneta, 6 grandchildren: Nickki (John) Wooden of Sterling, IL, Elizabeth (Cory) Hancock of Shreveport, LA, Justin Connell, Brian Connell, Scotty Connell, Travis Connell, all of Live Oak, 2 great grandchildren: Olivia & Blake.
Graveside service will be 11:30 AM Fri. April 4, 2014 at the Auburndale Memorial Park. Visitation will be held before graveside at Kersey Funeral Home from 10-11 AM.