2013-05-22 / Obituaries


Lida Catherine Brunson Harrell, 92, of Grove Hill, (Antioch community), died May 23, 2013 at her residence.

She was born Sept. 6, 1920. She was a member of the Antioch Baptist Church. She was a Worthy Matron of Eastern Star Chapter #505. She had previously ran the Bigbee Feed and Hardware and was a seamstress at Vanity Fair. She loved flowers and had a green thumb with them.

Survivors include two sons, Roy Duke “Shorty” Harrell Jr., Phillip A. Harrell, both of Grove Hill; two daughters, Carolyn H. (Robert) Hill, Thomasville, Ida (Larry) Kearley, Grove Hill; one sister, Hazel Ogilbee, Charleston, S.C.; eight grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; nephews and nieces.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Duke Harrell Sr., a grandson, Gregory Scott Harrell, a daughter-in-law, Martha E. Harrell and a step-grandson, Michael Hill.

A graveside service will be Friday, May 24 at 11 a.m. at Antioch Baptist Church.

An online guestbook may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.

Lathan Funeral Home of Jackson will direct.

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