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Kenneth Burrell

Kenneth Aaron Burrell

Wednesday, August 18th, 1943 - Friday, August 14th, 2020
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Kenneth Aaron Burrell, age 76 of Bean Station TN, passed away Friday, August 14, 2020. He is the son of the late Luther and Alpha Mae Norton Burrell. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a granddaughter, Courtney Burrell and brother, Willard Burrell. Kenneth was Owner/Operator of Palmer Ford Transmission Shop and was a driver for the Madison County Transportation Service. He was a former member of Middle Fork Independent Baptist Church and a current member of New Life Baptist Church in Bean Station, TN. Mr. and Mrs. Burrell sang in a gospel group called Travelers for Jesus for 18 years, along with Vaughn Robinson.

He is survived by his wife of 54 years, Joanne Johnson Burrell; daughter, Katrina Burrell; son, Christopher Burrell (Becky); sisters, Gladys Arrington and Carolyn Penland both of Burnsville; grandchildren, Natasha, Chelsey, Serenity, Greyson, Kody and Matt; great grandchildren, Jesse, Tori, Dakota, Bentley and Braxton and several nieces and nephews.

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JoAnn and Family
So sorry to hear of Ken’s passing. Thoughts and prayers are with at this sad time.

Jesse and Linda Reed

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Chris and Becky : We pray the love of God enfolds you during your journey through grief. We love you and are praying for you.
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