Perry Harvell, 75 , of Uniontown, Alabama, died on February 19, 2017, at his home. He was born March 10, 1941, in Yellow Bluff, Alabama, to the late Council and Becky Wilkerson Harvell. Mr. Harvell is preceded in death by his parents; his first wife Mary Edna Plummer Harvell; daughter Mary Catherine Harvell Gill; son Perry Daniel Harvell; his grandchild Justin Perry Harvell; brothers Thurman and James Harvell; and his sister Jewell Dempsey. He is survived by his wife of 44 years Edna Merle Frazier Harvell and daughter and loving caregiver Janie Merle Stockman both of Uniontown, Alabama; and nieces and nephews and many close and dear lifelong friends. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, February 22, 2017 at 3 p.m. at Rosemont Cemetery with Reverends James Clarke and George McKee officiating and Kirk Funeral Homes Demopolis Chapel will be directing. The family will receive friends at the cemetery from 2 till 2:45 before the service begins. Active pallbearers for the service will be Mark Bedwell, Michael Crocker, Tom Vann, David “Blind Bunny ” Lee Turner, Anderson “Bay Bay ” Turner, and Edward “Mickey” Butler. Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Bobby C. Merkle, M.D., Roy Calhoun, Sammy Plummer, James Taylor, John Henry Williams, Eddie “Rabbit” Washington, Bobby King, Southern Care Hospice, and the doctors, nurses, and staff of the Cancer Care Center in Demopolis, Alabama. In lieu of flowers, the family ask memorials please be made in Mr. Harvell’s memory to the charity of one’s choice.
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