Herman L. Connell of Clayton, age 82, died peacefully at home on January 10 with his loving family by his side. He was predeceased by his parents, Eugene and Lois Connell of Granville County and four brothers, Nick, Nelson, Clarence and Crawford Connell, and two sisters, Helen Haskins and Lena Connell.
Surviving are his wife, Blanche Connell , his son, Bernard Asa Morris of Oxford and his daughter, Sandra Morris Smith of Clayton and their families Also surviving are his nephews, Cleveland Connell, Bobby Haskins and Pete Connell and his niece, Rachel Sugg and their families.
The family will receive friends at the Gentry-Newell & Vaughan Funeral Home on Wednesday January 13, at 503 College Street, Oxford, NC from 10 to 11am prior to the funeral service to be held in the Chapel at Gentry-Newell & Vaughan at 11am. Burial will follow in the Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery.
Omission of flowers is requested and memorials may be sent “In Memory of Herman L. Connell” to the Community Home Care and Hospice, 962 Hwy 42 West , Clayton, NC 27520
Online memorials www.gnvfh.com select obituaries.