Roy Edward Harrell, 64, of Bainbridge, GA, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, February 27, 2014 at Bainbridge Memorial Manor.
The family will have a private memorial service at a later date. Faith Funeral Home in Havana is in charge of arrangements (850.539 .4300 or www.faith funeralhome.com)
Mr. Harrell was born on November 3, 1949 in Bainbridge, GA, the son of the late Lee Roy Harrell and the late Modena L. Robinson. He retired from Engelhard Corporation, Minerals & Chemical Division in 1996. He was an avid fisherman and hunter; he enjoyed camping and being in the great outdoors.
He is survived by his wife of 25 years, Kay (Hayes) Harrell of Bainbridge, GA; his daughter, Jennifer Harrell of Thomasville, GA; his stepdaughter, Crystal Blackburn Walker (husband Jamie) of Douglas, GA; his stepson, Thomas Blackburn, Jr. of Tallahassee, FL; his sisters, Betty Cauvey of Bainbridge, GA, Virginia Thomas (husband Ronnie) of Climax, GA, Vicki Bowyer (husband Gale) of Bainbridge, GA, and Jean Johnson (husband Red) of Bainbridge, GA; and two beautiful grandchildren, "The Love of his Life" Kaden Renee Walker and his "Lil Man" Bryce William Walker, both of Douglas, GA.
The family would like to express their sincere gratitude for the wonderful care Mr. Harrell received at Bainbridge Memorial Manor and Hospice of Southwest Georgia, Bainbridge.