Barbara Hollingsworth Jerrell

Barbara Hollingsworth Jerrell, 64, of Gadsden, Ala., passed away on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013 in Gadsden.
She was a happy homemaker who loved raising her children and caring for her husband.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents, Robert Hollingsworth and Susie Marie Moore Hollingsworth; first husband, Melvin Wayne Mitchell Sr.; two brothers, Lonnie and Ovie Hollingsworth; and by two sisters, Jean O'Meara and Betty Jo Durham.
She is survived by her devoted husband, Warren "Pete" Jerrell; five children, Randy Mitchell and wife Teresa of Corbin, Lisa Glenn and husband Pete of Durham, N.C., Sonya Turner and husband Doug of Durham, N.C., Denise Travis and husband Thomas of Henderson, N.C. and-Melvin Wayne Mitchell of Gadsden, Ala.; sister, Jackie Williamson of Corbin; brother, David Hollingsworth of Georgia; grandchildren, Justin Glenn, Jessica Mitchell, Whitney Turner, Brittani Travis, Randy Wayne Mitchell Jr., Jennifer Travis, Jonathon Glenn, Zack Mitchell, Andrew Travis, Jared Glenn and Hunter Blake Turner; four great-grandchildren, McKenleigh, Tayton, Jon-Jon and Noah; numerous nieces, nephews, and by her beloved pet, Benny.
Funeral service for Barbara Jerrell was held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, 2013 at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home with Rev. Mark Hisle officiating. Burial followed in the Rest Haven Cemetery in Corbin.
Visitation was held on Friday, Sept. 6 from 6-8 p.m. at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home where messages may be written to the family by logging on to

Source:News Journal, The (Corbin, KY)
Date: September 11, 2013

(daughter of Robert of Abijah of Robert of John of Jonathan of William of Vincent)

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