August 10, 1967 ~ August 8, 2001
Born in: Buncombe Co., NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
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.