Bobby A. Harrell, 47, a native of Jacksonville, Ga. and resident of McDonough, Ga. passed away on Friday, June 17, at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta, Ga. following a brief illness. He was born on May 10, 1969 to the late, Eloise and Andrew Harrell in Jacksonville, Ga. (Telfair County) Bobby was a member of Mt. Dollaway AME Church, in Jacksonville, Ga. since his early childhood and was a graduate of Telfair County High School in 1987. He was an associate at Wal-Mart Distribution/ Sams Club for (29) years and an employee of U Haul. Bobby was the owner and operator once of a WIC store and of Popcorn Sensation located in Atlanta, Ga. Bobby hobbies included fishing, hunting, cooking and spending time with his family. He was preceded in death by both parents, Eloise and Andrew Harrell and a brother, Terry Harrell.
Survivors include: his wife, Marchell Graham-Harrell, McDonough, Ga.; his children, Cameron (Amber) Brantley, Valdosta, Ga., Antrez Bryd, Enoree, SC, Kaitlyn Harrell, Ellenwood, Ga.,Bobby A. Harrell, Jr. and Andrew Harrell; his stepchildren, Graham, Marshall and Jordan Scurry, all of McDonough, Ga.; one grandson, Ky'Mani Brantley, Valdosta, Ga.; three brothers, Lawrence (Kaye) Harrell, Columbus, Ga., Kenneth (Che Barbara) Harrell, Columbus, Ga. and Emmitt (Habigaile) Harrell of Atlanta, Ga.; his mother in-law, Christine Phillips, Sopherton, Ga.; his father in-law, Hilton (Robbie) Graham, Jacksonville, Ga.; his aunts, Helen (James) Lester, Jacksonville, Ga., Bessie Harrell, Chicago, IL, Bernice Graham, Jacksonville, Ga., Marva and Shirley Watkins, both of Miami, Fl., Marie Studstill, Chester, PA, Jewel Studstill and Trina (Alonzo) Roberts, both of Stone Mountain, Ga., Charlotte Studstill, McCrae, Ga. Lovett Studstill, Miland, Ga. and Barbara Studstill of Eastman, Ga.; his uncles, Donnie Studstill, Columbus, Ga., Horace Studstill, McCrae, Ga.and Robert Studstill of Jacksonville, Ga.; his sisters in-law, Melanie (Percy) Chastang, Valdosta, Ga. and Christie Graham, Atlanta, Ga.; a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends that will miss him dearly.
Visitation will be held at Rockhill CME Church, 5635 Hwy 441, Jacksonville, Ga. 5-7 p.m.
Funeral services will be held at Rockhill CME Church, 5635 Hwy 441, Jacksonville, Ga. 31544 @ 1:00 p.m. Interment in Graham Cemetery.
Final arrangements entrusted to Royal Funeral Home, Inc., Jesup, Ga.