February 15, 1943 – August 30, 2021
KILL DEVIL HILLS AND MELBOURNE, FL – Eddie Harrell 78, passed away August 30, 2021, in Melbourne, Florida. Eddie was born in Gates County, N.C. He worked for many years with the state in a number of capacities dealing with North Carolina coastal management and water quality. Ed loved his time living in Kill Devil Hills, NC, and leaves many dear friends to remember his charm, kindness, and gentle humor.
He is survived by two sons, Matthew Harrell and Jonathan Harrell (Michelle); one grandson, Peyton Harrell; his sister, Sue Harrell Rawles (Larry); one brother, Robert L Harrell (Gayle); and a special friend and caregiver, Betty M. Darnell.
Ed was predeceased by his parents, Hallett Hayes Harrell and Martha Buck Harrell. A Memorial service will be held at a later date and time.
Expressions of sympathy and comfort are welcome via the online register at www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc., was entrusted with arrangements.