John Murrell Jr. was born Dec. 10, 1946 to the late Lillie Mae Murrell and John Murrell Sr. in Marvell. He departed this life last weekend at his home in Marvell.
John enjoyed spending time with family and friends. He also enjoyed fishing and working on the farm. He helped anybody he could with anything they needed help with. He will be missed.
His mother and father, his four sisters, Etha Mae McGee, Savanna McGee, Gertrude Word, Ada Mae Murrell and two brothers, S.J. and Curly Murrell, preceded John in death.
He leaves three sisters, Josephine Murrell of Marvell, Ruby Lee Murrell of Marvell; Mammie Murrell of Kansas City, Mo.; four brothers, Paul Murrell, Johnny Lee Murrell, Jack Murrell, Virdell Murrell and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be held at noon Saturday, May 11 at Kincaid Funeral Services Auditorium. Rev. Early Hale will officiate. Burial will follow at Israel Chapel Cemetery. Arrangements are entrusted to Kincaid Funeral Services. Post messages online at www.kincaidfuneralservices.com.