Mark Dwayne Harrell, age 49, of Scotland Neck passed away on Thursday, January 24, 2019 at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville.
He was born on October 25, 1969 to Elton Ray and Mary Alice Harrell. Mark graduated from Southeast High School in Halifax in 1987. He worked for Glenoit Mills in Tarboro for many years. Following his work at Glenoit Mills, Mark went to work for E-Log Homes and worked for them until he retired in 2018. Mark loved woodworking, gardening and enjoyed the outdoors, especially while in the mountains. Mark always put his family and his friends before himself. He will be truly missed by all who knew him.
He was preceded in death by mother, Mary Harrell Whittington; his father, Elton Ray Harrell; his brother, Anthony Thomas Vick, Sr.; his step-father, James Alton Whittington; and his special friend, Brian Scott Clemmons.
Mark is survived by his sister, Linda Harrell Pierce and her husband Arthur Earl of Conway; two brothers, Michael Ray Harrell and his wife Debra of Edenton and Keith Owen Cotton of Scotland Neck; his uncle, J.M. Vick of Margaretsville; three nieces, Olivia Apperson of Ruther Glen, VA, Allison Hudgins and her husband Justin of Cofield, Jessica Vick of Chesapeake, VA; four nephews, Linwood Earl Pierce of Richmond, VA, Anthony Thomas Vick, Jr. of Murfreesboro, Douglas Ray Vick and his wife Raina of Chesapeake, VA and Michael Chad Harrell of Greenville, NC. Also surviving are several great nieces, nephews, cousins, special friends and his dog, Mack.
The family will receive friends on Sunday, February 3, 2019 from 1:00-1:45 pm at Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck, with a memorial service following at 2:00 pm in the chapel. Officiating will be Pastor Jesse Weaver.
Memorial contributions may be made directly to the American Cancer Society, 930-B Wellness Drive, Greenville, NC 27834 or online by clicking here.
Letchworth-Sykes Funeral Service in Scotland Neck is handling the arrangements for the Harrell family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting letchworthsykesfs.com.