Quinton Lee Sorrell, Jr., age 92, died Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at Western Wake Medical Center. A Durham native, Quinton was born to the late Quinton Lee and Belle Fletcher Sorrell on October 4, 1925. He spent his entire career as a civil engineer with the NC Department of Transportation.
Quinton is survived by his five children: Quinton Lee Sorrell III and wife, Dianne, of Mooresville, NC; Charles Vernon Sorrell and wife, Melanie, of Clayton, NC; Charlene Sorrell Meyers and husband, Erich, of Indiana; Candace Belinda Sorrell of Apex, NC; and Dwayne Allen Sorrell of Japan; and two grandchildren, Christopher Sorrell and Jeremy Meyers. He was preceded in death by his wife, Arlene Hopson Sorrell and his grandson, Quinton Lee Sorrell IV.
Graveside services will be held 10:00 am Monday, January 22, 2018, at Maplewood Cemetery, Section 2 with Pastor Charlie McNeill presiding. Friends may visit with the family following the service at the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to a charity of one’s choice.
Arrangements for the Sorrell family are under the care of Hall-Wynne Funeral Service. On-line memorials: www.hallwynne.com. Select obituaries.