Published 11:04 am Wednesday, August 8, 2012
Webber Jarrell, 86, born May 26, 1926, passed away Monday, Aug. 6, 2012 at his residence in Carriere, Miss.
He was a retired foreman with the LSU Forestry Department and also served as minister and member of Temple Baptist Church in Bogalusa. He was also a veteran of WWII and received a Purple Heart during his service in the U.S. Army.
He is survived by his wife, Eloise Jarrell of Carriere; a son, Hayward (Cynthia) Jarrell of Bogalusa; a daughter, Darlene (Ned) McCain of Sandy Hook, Miss.; two sisters, Ruby Furgerson of Texas and Delphaia Schattgen of Tennessee; six grandchildren, Bridgett (Spencer) DeLeon, Jason Jarrell, Russell McCain, Teneal (Jon) Kennedy, Sarah Jarrell and Ashley (Brian) Este; eight great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces and nephews and other family members and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert and Ora Jarrell; a brother, William Jarrell; and two sisters, Zelda Kenmore and Elsie Kennedy.
Visitation was held Tuesday, Aug. 7 at Brown-McGehee Funeral Home from 5 p.m. until 9 p.m. and will resume Wednesday, from 8 a.m. until service time at 11 a.m. Rev. Carl Beech, Rev. Albert Schattgen and Rev. Lynn Martin will officiate the services. Interment will follow at Henlyfield Cemetery, located in Henlyfield, Miss.
Family and friends may visit and sign our online guestbook at www.brownmcgehee. com.