James Purcell

James Purcell

LAWRENCEVILLE James Purcell James K. Purcell age 87 of Lawrenceville, passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013. Funeral Services will be held 2 PM, Thursday, April 4, 2013 at First Baptist Church of Lawrenceville, with visitation from 1-2 PM. Rev. Inman Houston will officiate. Burial Gwinnett Memorial Park, Lawrenceville. Mr. Purcell was a member of First Baptist Church of Lawrenceville and a WWII Navy veteran where he worked as an aircraft mechanic. He also worked 27 years as a tax auditor for the Georgia State Revenue Office. After retiring he served 10 years on the County Election Board. Mr. Purcell is preceded in death by his Wife: Elizabeth Langley Purcell and parents: Walter & Bessie League Purcell. He is survived by his sister: Sara P. Hood of Lawrenceville; nephews: Lamar & Phyllis Hood of Snellville and Jim & Barbara Leach of Greenville, S.C.; nieces: Mot & Gary Carroll of North Myrtle Beach, S.C., Bettie Fabian of Columbia, S.C., and Margaret & John Love of Greenville, S.C. Flowers accepted or Memorials can be made to First Baptist Church of Lawrenceville, Building Fund 165 S. Clayton Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. Arrangements made by Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, SW, Lawrenceville, GA, 30046. 770-962-3100. Please sign the online guest book at www.stewartfh.com