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IJ Britnell

December 10, 1938 ~ March 15, 2018 (age 79)

Mr. IJ Britnell, age 79 of Fayette, passed away Thursday, March 15, 2018 at Fayette Long Term Care. Funeral services will be held Saturday, March 17, 2018 at 2:30 P.M. from Nelson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Fayette Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends Saturday from 1-2:30 P.M. at the funeral home.

He was preceded in death by his parents: Jay and Ioma Jane Kennedy Britnell, five sisters: Estelle Cole, Avolee Harbin, Eva Ham, Ivalou Pendley, and Ruth Palmer.

Survivors include his wife: Shirley Ann Britnell, son: Darrell Britnell (Beverly),  two daughters: Cynthia Melton (Russell), Sondra Britnell (Scott), sister: Elvie Williams, seven grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.

Active pallbearers will be: Tommy Tyner, Russell Melton, Cody Britnell, Scott Green, Ralph Williams, Derek McReynolds, Jimmy Henderson, and Joel Ham.

Honorary pallbearers are: David Fowler, Robert McCaleb, and Dr. Fred Yerby.

The family would like to say a special thank you to Fayette Medical Center Long Term Care and also Alabama Hospice Care.

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