Cecile Florine Payne Harrell age 98 of Grove Hill, AL died January 16, 2017 at Jackson Health Care Facility. She was born November 10, 1918 in Jackson, AL to Dennis Franklin and Cora Lynn Payne. She was a retired seamstress with Vanity Fair Corp. She was a member of Antioch Baptist Church, the Order of Eastern Star, and the Alabama Farm Bureau.
She is survived by her five grandchildren, Teresa (Michael) Badonsley, Kim (Tank) Wilson, Ashlee (Regina) Harrell, Chris (Barbara) Harrell, and Kelly (Amy) Harrell; two sisters, Jimmie Allen Payne Smith, and Gloria P. Palmer; thirteen great grandchildren, and six great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henley Harrell, her parents, Dennis Franklin and Cora Lynn Payne, daughter, Martha E. Harrell, son, Henley “Wayne” Harrell, grandson, Gregory Scott Harrell, two brothers, Joe Frank Payne and Gordon Payne.
Visitation will be held at Antioch Baptist Church on Wednesday, January 18, 2017 from 11:00 am until the 12:00 noon service time with Rev. Benny Harrison officiating. Burial will be at Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery in Grove Hill, AL.
Flowers will be accepted or memorials may be made to Pilots for Christ, PO Box 707, Monroeville, AL 36461.
Arrangements by O’Bryant Chapel Funeral Home in Thomasville, AL.
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