Melba Harrell

Obituary of Melba Harrell

Melba Mae (Green) Harrell, age 80, of Hamburg, formerly of Eudora, died Sunday, November 11, 2018 at Chicot Memorial Medical Center in Lake Village, AR. Melba was born October 27, 1938 in Kilbourne, LA. She is the daughter of the late, Franklin Miles Green and Mable Pylant Green. She was a daycare keeper for many years in Eudora, she had a long lasting, loving connection to a host of children in the community. She was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Hamburg. Melba enjoyed life doing many things including, spending time with grandchildren, loved to do arts and craft projects, being in the outdoors rather it was hunting, flower gardening, or just working in the yard.

She is preceded in death by her parents, son, James Bruce Harrell; three brothers, Marion, Nelson, and Harvey Green; two sisters, Frankie Humphrey and Opal Traylor; grandson, Michael Paul Ruth.

She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Eugie Earl Harrell of Hamburg, two sons, Randy Earl Harrell and wife Elaine of Killeen, TX and Kenneth Ray Harrell and wife Rennie, of West Monroe, LA; two brothers, Bobby Green of Pine Bluff, and Danny Green of Kilbourne, LA; a sister, Clovis Mabry of Eudora; five grandchildren, Natasha Paul, Danielle Jones and husband Josh, Destinee Harrell, Calvin (CJ) Hatfield, and Derek Harrell; three great-grandchildren, Dominique Paul, Sophia Paul, and Dorian Jones, as well as a host of nieces, nephews, family and friends.

Visitation will be Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 9:30 am with funeral services beginning at 11am in Bishop-King Funeral Home Chapel with burial following in Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Eudora. Arrangements are by Bishop-King Funeral Home of Lake Village, Arkansas.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to charity of your choice.