Freddie Lee McConnell of Harvey, Arkansas passed from this life, Saturday, October 20, 2018 in Harvey, Arkansas surrounded by his loving family. Freddie was born December 17, 1944 in Harvey, Arkansas to Walter Lee McConnell and Ella Irene (Yandell) McConnell. He was 73 years, 10 months and 3 days old.
As a young man, Freddie met and married the love of his life Ella Faye. Together they spent 53 years of love, devotion and raising a family. They had 2 children that made them proud and then they became grandparents and that was the life. Freddie worked and retired from Scott County Road Dept. He enjoyed hunting but he treasured the time when he was around family.
Freddie leaves behind to cherish his memory, his loving wife of 53 years, Ella Faye McConnell of the home, one daughter Tammy Workman of Waldron, Arkansas and one son Jason McConnell of Harvey, Arkansas. Freddie will forever remain in the hearts of his grandchildren and great grandchildren: Vanessa Norris, Marissa Workman, Levi McConnell, Jayden McConnell, Emilee McConnell Kylie Norris and Levin Norris. He is also survived by one sister, Mary Bowden of Madison, California and two brothers, Stephen McConnell of Danville, Arkansas and Johnny McConnell of Sacramento, California. Freddie will be missed by all that knew him and the many whose lives he impacted including a host of extended family, friends, neighbors and loved ones dear to his heart.
Freddie is precdeded in death by his parents, Walter and Ella Irene McConnell and two sisters.
Freddie's life celebration will be at 10:00 a.m., Monday, October 22, 2018 at the Harvey Assembly of God Church in Harvey, Arkansas with Bro. Loise Moses officiating. Interment will follow in Monroe Cemetery in Harvey, Arkansas. Arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.
Freddie's visitation will be Sunday, October 21, 2018 from 2:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas.