Monday Obituary

Kenneth Ray Harrell

Charlet Funeral Home

John 14 1:3 “Do not let your hearts be troubled. Trust in God. Trust in me also. There are many rooms in my Father’s house. If this were not true, I would have told you. I am going there to prepare a place for you. If I go and do that, I will come back. And I will take you to be with me. Then you will also be where I am.” Harrell, Kenneth Ray, 83, died on Saturday, February 23, 2013. He was a resident of Zachary and native of Greensburg. He retired from Florida Gas. Visiting will be at First Baptist Church of Zachary on Monday, February 25, 2013 from 5:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Visiting will continue on Tuesday at the church from 11:00 am until service time at 1:00 pm conducted by Dr. Reggie Bridges. Burial will be in Azalea Rest Cemetery, Zachary. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Peggy Brice Harrell, Daughters, Jan Chandler and husband Gary, Donna Efferson and husband Denny and Teri Cunningham and husband Mark and one son, Tommy Harrell and wife Debbie all of Zachary, One sister, Helen Newson and a brother in law and sister in law, Thurston and Jimmie Brice. He is also survived by his grandchildren, James, Jeff and Dune Chandler, Shannon Boone, Chris and Josh Harrell, Courtney Treloar, Abby and Paige Efferson and Carli and Mac Cunningham. He was preceded in death by his parents, Mr. and Mrs. T.C. Harrell and brothers, Joe and Marshall Harrell. Pallbearers will be his grandsons. He was a Deacon Emeritus of First Baptist Church of Zachary, instrumental in starting the Men’s Prayer Breakfast of Zachary. He loved his beagals and rabbit hunting. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial donations to Louisiana Baptist Children’s Home or First Baptist Church of Zachary Building Fund.