ZALMA - Wendell I. Shirrell, 41, died Dec. 14, 2002, at Southeast Missouri Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
Born Aug. 30, 1961, in Advance, son of Karen Stotts Shirrell of Zalma and the late Ivan Shirrell, he was a graduate of Zalma High School and member of the Friendship Baptist Church in Dongola.
Survivors in addition to his mother include: one brother, Darrell Shirrell of Zalma; one sister, Ramona Younger of Gipsy; his maternal grandmother, Lottie Meese of Sturdivant; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation is from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Watkins and Sons Funeral Home in Dexter where services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday. The Rev. Ronnie Winchester of Brownwood will officiate.
Burial will follow in the Berrong Cemetery near Gipsy.