Mary Jo Harrell (HEPHZIBAH, Ga.)

HEPHZIBAH, Ga. - Mrs. Mary Jo Harrell entered into rest June 9, 2011. Funeral Services will be held 1PM Sunday, June, 12, 2011 at Durden-Hudson Chapel in Swainsboro, Georgia with her nephew Jim Harrell officiating. Interment will follow in Swainsboro City Cemetery. Mrs. Harrell retired from T's Restaurant where she had worked for 35 years. She enjoyed reading the Bible, adored her grandchildren, and loved watching sports, especially with her grandson. She will be greatly missed by all who loved her. Mrs. Harrell was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Harrell. Survivors include one son, Charles Daniel (Cathy) Harrell; two daughters, Donna (Terry) Mercer and Debbie (Ray) Adams; six grandchildren, Brian Saxon, Dean Mercer, Bradley Mercer, Leigh Harrell, Thomas Harrell, and Catherine Harrell; two sisters, Dorothy Joiner and Janice Hurst, both of Milledgeville, Georgia. The family will receive friends Saturday, June 11, 2011 from 7:00 p.m. until 9:00 p.m. at Elliott Sons Funeral Home, 2524 Lumpkin Road, Augusta, Georgia. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-June 11, 2011