Originally created 03/03/00

Mr. Jerry Morrell



AIKEN -- Mr. Jerry Morrell, 77, of Murrah Avenue, died Wednesday, March 1, 2000, at Aiken Regional Medical Centers.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Hatcher Funeral Home, Langley, with Dr. Fred W. Andrea III and the Rev. Jack Hasty officiating. Burial will be in South Lawn Cemetery.

Mr. Morrell, a native of Ridgeville, had retired as the owner of Morrell Garage after 48 years. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Aiken.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Johnson Morrell; a son, Andy Morrell, Aiken; two daughters, Debbie Morrell Beck Waters, Aiken, and Jerrie Waters, New Holland; a brother, Otto Morrell, Bamberg; five sisters, Mollie Batts, Adrienne Blake and Carolyn Henson, all of Bamberg, Gladys Moore, Colchester, Ill., and Jean Quinn, Greenville; and five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Lagrande Johnson, Joe Johnson, Hall Morrell, Arnold Morrell, Ralph Morrell Jr. and Jay Hughes.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Aiken, P.O. Box 3157, Aiken, SC 29803.

Friends may call at the residence.

The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home. The Augusta Chronicle March 3, 2000