Winona, MS – Mr. Robert Ellis "Bob" Burrell Sr., 55, passed away of heart failure on August 5, 2014, at Oasis Health & Rehab Center of Yazoo City. Mr. Bob was born May 15, 1959, in Greenwood, the son of the late Clifton O. and Grace McGee Burrell, Jr. He was a member of First Baptist Church in Winona and was a self-employed painter.
Graveside funeral services were Friday, August 8, 2014, at 3:00 p.m. at Palestine Cemetery near Montpelier. Calvert Funeral Home of West Point is in charge of arrangements.
Survivors include one daughter, Juli Burrell of Carrollton; one son, Bobby Burrell (Geda, wife) of Maryville, Tenn.; one grandson: Nathan Burrell; one sister, Susan Burrell of Greenwood; and three brothers, Paul Burrell (Glenda, wife) of Oxford, Clifton O. Burrell, III (Norma, wife) of Hernando, and Larry Burrell (Amy, wife) of Amory.
Memorials may be made to Palestine Cemetery Care Fund, C/O Mrs. Roxie Brock, 9675 Joe Stevens Road, Cedar Bluff, MS 39741 or to First Baptist Church, 309 Summit Street, Winona, MS 38967.
Friends may leave an online condolence at www.calvertfuneralhome.com.