Mr. Bobby D. Burel, age 68, of Buford, GA passed away on Monday, December 22, 2008. He was predeceased by his parents, Bob and Nell Davis Burel. He is survived by his: sons and daughter-in-law, Drew and Barbara Burel, Auburn, GA and Kevin Burel; grandchildren, Brandon Burel, Brianna Burel and Brooke Burel; brothers and sister-in-law, Kenneth and Joann Burel, Buford, GA, and Stanley Burel, Buford, GA; aunts, Blanche Duncan, Buford, GA and Cammie Duncan, Buford, GA; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. Mr. Burel was born September 26, 1940 in Gwinnett County, GA. He was a veteran of the U. S. Army and he was a member of the Buford American Legion Post 127. He was a retired supervisor from Sears, Roebuck & Company and a 1958 graduate of Sugar Hill School. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 24, 2008 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Flanigan Funeral Home with Rev. Cedric Banks officiating. Interment will follow in Broadlawn Memorial Gardens in Buford, GA with military honors. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Wednesday from 10:00 a.m. until the funeral hour. Arrangements by: Junior E. Flanigan of Flanigan Funeral Home and Crematory, Buford, GA, 770-932-1133, www.flaniganfuneralhome.com.