Jerry Lee Parnell, 56, of Osceola, died Sept.19, 2002, at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Osceola. He was born Aug. 17, 1946, at Burdette. He was a former employee of Maverick Tube and of the Pentecostal Faith.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Gail Parnell, of Osceola; a daughter, Jessica Lee Parnell, of Osceola; his mother, Dorothy Bell Parnell, of Osceola; two brothers, Charles Parnell, of Osceola, and Johnny Parnell, of Fayetteville; three sisters, Helen Lee of Manila, Linda Kaye Johnson and Patricia Ochoa, both of Osceola.
He was preceded in death by his father, John Charles Parnell.
The funeral was held at 10 a.m. Monday at Roller-Swift Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Tim Arquitt officiating. Interment was in Mississippi County Memorial Gardens.