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Obituary for Mary Nell McGehee Burrell

Mary Nell Burrell, 80, formerly of Durant, passed away Friday, December 6, 2019 at the Attala County Nursing Center in Kosciusko, MS.

Funeral services are 2:00pm Sunday, December 8, 2019 at Culpepper Funeral Home. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday, December 8 from 12 Noon until service time there at 2 P.M. Burial will be in the North Union Cemetery in Hesterville.

Mrs. Burrell was born September 29, 1939 to the late Sydney Clay and Lela Cook McGehee. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a son William Thomas Burrell; daughter Sara Burrell; son-in-law Sonny Bates; grandchildren William Clay Burrell and Sydney Clark.

She is survived by her husband Willie B. (Buck) Burrell; son Pat Burrell; daughter Michele Bates; brothers David McGehee and Paul McGehee; sister Estelle Allen; grandchildren Gage (Mia) Bates, Noah Burrell, and Brittany (Evan) Thrasher; and great-grandchildren Sarah Sawyer and Addelyn Rae.

She was a member the First Baptist Church of Durant and was the former owner for the Durant Dairy Bar for 14 years.

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