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Lucille (Yeary) Herrell

October 22, 1935 ~ August 31, 2020 (age 84)

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Lucille Herrell, age 84, of Tecumseh, passed away August 31, 2020. Lucille was born October 22, 1935 in Harrogate, Tennessee the daughter of James Allen and Iva (Massengill) Yeary.  On January 4, 1952 she married Orbin Herrell in Tazwell, Tennessee and he survives. Lucille retired from the Country House Restaurant in Tecumseh as a Prep Cook after 35 years of service. She was a member of the Tecumseh Missionary Baptist Church and attended the first service. In addition to her husband, Orbin, Lucille is survived by her children, Linda Herrell and Christene (David) Willis; grandchildren, Kayla (Ronnie) Young, Andrea (Andrew) Kyle and Trevor Willis and sister, Mary Burchett. She was preceded in death by her parents and children, Frank Herrell and Judy Herrell and siblings, Jessie Yeary, Shelva Yeary, Hazel Sowers, Stacie Cosby, Shrelda Braden, Connie Brown,  Frances Burchett and Onalee Dalton. Funeral services will be 11:00 A. M. Friday September 4, 2020 at Tecumseh Missionary Baptist Church with Rev. Brian Jones officiating.  Burial will follow in Lenawee Hills Memorial Gardens, Tecumseh.  Visitation will be 4:00 - 7:00 P. M. Thursday, September 3, 2020 at J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home,  Tecumseh.  Memorials may be made to Hospice of Lenawee or Tecumseh Missionary Baptist Church.

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September 3, 2020

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
J. Gilbert Purse Funeral Home
210 W. Pottawatamie St
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Funeral Service
September 4, 2020

11:00 AM
Tecumseh Missionary Baptist Church
407 S. Occidental Hwy
Tecumseh, MI 49286

Burial to Follow
September 4, 2020

Lenawee Hills Memorial Gardens
1188 E. M-50
Tecumseh, MI 49286


Hospice of Lenawee
1903 Wolf Creek Hwy, Adrian MI 49221
Tel: 1-517-263-2323

Tecumseh Missionary Baptist Church
407. S. Occidental Hwy, Tecumseh MI 49286
Tel: 1-517-423-8050

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