Jim-Harrell  Jr.-Obituary

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Jim Henry Harrell Jr.

Feb 27, 1934 - May 4, 2019

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Jim's Obituary

Henry "Jim" Harrell, Jr., 85 was called home to our Lord, Saturday, May 4, 2019. Jim was born in Norman Park in 1934, the son of the late Henry P. Harrell, Sr. and Flora Mae.

          Graveside rites, with military honors, will be held 2:00PM Saturday, June 22, 2019 at Westview Cemetery.

          Jim was a retired Air Force Veteran of 20 years. He came to Clewiston in the early 1970's and built a career in construction. He retired again in 1995 and traveled the USA with his wife, Mary. He loved to fish and golf. For 14 years, they lived on Pine Island and moved back to Clewiston in 2014. He was a member of the Elks, VFW, Moose Lodge and the American Legion.

          Jim is survived by his loving wife, Mary, who faithfully stood by him through his struggle with Alzheimer's; his son, Henry "Bo" Harrell (Cassandra) of Clewiston; his daughter, Lori Johnson (Robert) of Sula, Mont.; his grandchildren, Jeffrey Harrell, Roni Hilyer, Daniel Harvey, Angela Harvey, and Meagan Eppinger; nine great grandchildren; step-son, Robbie Rush; and step-daughter, Kristie Parrish; and three step-grandchildren. He is also survived by his brother, Clyde Harrell of Moultrie, Ga.  Jim's youngest granddaughter, Jessie Echols went to Heaven and was joined by Jim's daughters, Gwen Elder and Patty Harvey along with Chuck Harvey.          In lieu of flowers, send donations to the Alzheimer's Society at www.alzheimers.org.

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