Michael Louis Harrell

michael harrell
Asheville ~ Michael Louis Harrell, 33, of 54 Concord Road, died Wednesday, August 8, 2001 in a local hospital.

A native of Asheville, Michael was the son of Carl and Shirley Harrell of Asheville.

A plumber by trade, Michael loved fishing, golfing, gardening and spending time with his daughter and nephew. He was a member of Trinity Baptist Church in Fairview.

In addition to his parents, Michael is survived by a daughter, Katie, of Fairview; two sisters, Cherie Harrell of Asheville and Teresa McCarthy and her husband, Scott, and their son, Jacob of Arden; his maternal grandmother, Mildred Payne of Fairview; his paternal grandmother, Margaret Harrell of Asheville; several aunts, uncles, cousins and many friends.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday at 11:00 AM in the chapel of Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian with Rev. Steve Harris officiating. Interment will follow in Tweeds Chapel Cemetery in Fairview.

The family will receive friends Friday from 7:00 until 8:30 PM at the funeral home.

Special thanks from the family to the staff of Mission-St. Joseph's Hospital.

Groce Funeral Home at Lake Julian is assisting the family.

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  1. So sorry to hear of your loss-
    I’ll always have very good memories of Michael and how thoughtful he always was of others-Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers
    Missy Shirey Martin

  2. My deepest sympathy on your loss. Michael was a very special person and will be missed.
    Carrie Dunn

  3. Teresa and family,
    Thinking of you with deepest sympathy.
    I will always remember Michael ….
    He was always good at spreading laughter
    and happiness among his friends.
    Peggy Shirey Romero

  4. The brothers and sisters of IBEW Local 238 extend our deepest heartfelt sympathy to the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

  5. I know Teresa from keeping her son at our daycare center. We all are praying for the family. May God bless you all.

  6. Dear Louie, Shirley and family
    My heart aches to see Michael being taken so young in life.
    My thoughts and prayers are with you.
    God Bless you all,
    Teresa Osborne Lecik

  7. To the Harrell Family, My deepest sympathy in the loss of your son, brother, and Dad to Katie. I can only imagine the hurt and pain that you must be going through. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this terrible day in your lives.

  8. Shirley I am sorry for your lost,You and Your Family are in my thoughts and Prayers.
    May God be with you all

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