Mrs. Mary Harrell, 78 of Gaylesville passed away Friday March 17, 2017 at her residence.

Mrs. Harrell was a native of Cherokee County and the daughter of the late Wesley and Ruth Abernathy McGee and a member of the Gaylesville First Baptist Church.

Funeral services were held Sunday, March 19, 2017 at Perry Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Chris Nixon and Rev. Danny Langley officiating, burial followed in Weiss Lake Memorial Gardens. Perry Funeral Home Directing. www.perryfuneral.net

Survivors include sons, Steve (Renae) Harrell of Gaylesville, David (Denae) Harrell of Gaylesville and Jeff Harrell of Cedar Bluff; daughter, Sheila Canada of Gaylesville; brothers, James McGee of Centre and Louie (Joyce) McGee of Centre; sisters, Arlene Stepps, Shirley Williamson, Peggy Hunter and Dula Nell Hudgins; 11 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Odas Harrell, daughters, Carol Dodd and Martha Jones and grandson, Christopher Dodd.