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Julia Burrell

Published 4:47pm Wednesday, October 23, 2013

October 21, 2013

Funeral for Julia Burrell, 96, of Valhermoso Springs will be Thur., Oct. 24, at 2 p.m. at Valhermoso First Christian Church with Pastor Mickey Johnson officiating and Peck Funeral Home directing.

Burial will be in Valhermoso Cemetery. Visitation will be Thur., Oct. 24, from 1 to 2 p.m. at the church.

Miss Burrell died Mon., Oct. 21, 2013, at her residence. She was born Nov. 18, 1916, in Morgan County to Theo Burrell and Burdie Overstreet Burrell. She was an only child and never married. She was a retired school teacher and taught for 33 years. She was 26 years-old when she started teaching in 1943 at Union Hill School. She taught at Cotaco School and then retired from West Huntsville Elementary in June of 1976. She was well traveled throughout the world. She is preceded in death by her parents.

Pallbearers will be Billy Oakes, Fred Jennings, Brett Bramlett, Jeff Holmes, James Russell and Elliott McAnally.

Memorials may be made to First Christian Church in Valhermoso Springs. A special thanks to Olene Dudley and Bobby Sue Borden for their excellent care.

 

 

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