Oct. 21,1919-Feb. 3, 2008
Gilbert Franklin "Pete" Jarrell, 88, of 2008 Harris St., died Sunday evening at his home.
Pete was born in Guilford County to the late Charles Albert Jarrell and Mollie Camilla Walker Jarrell. He served his country during World War II in the U.S. Navy.
The Jarrell family will receive friends Wednesday at Seymour Funeral Home from 1 to 2 p.m. followed by the funeral service in the chapel. The Rev. Roland Harrell, the Rev. Jimmy Whitfield and Dr. Jimmy Jarrell will officiate. Interment will follow in Willow Dale Cemetery.
Pete is survived by his wife of 26 years, Margaret W. Jarrell; his sons, Pete Jarrell Jr. of both Raleigh and Wilmington, Charles Jarrell of Georgia; sister, Frances Dalton of Archdale; and six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, David Jarrell.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to The First Pentecostal Holiness Church, 1100 The First Church Road, Goldsboro, N.C. 27534.
Published in Obituaries on February 5, 2008 2:28 PM