The Obituary for Mrs. Dianne E. Norrell (Lee County)


Diane Elizabeth Norrell passed away peacefully at her residence on December 29, 2019 at the age of 69.

Diane was born on January 22, 1950 in Opelika Alabama. She was known and most loved for her kindness and generosity to everyone who knew her. Her life was spent in Opelika in devotion to her family and friends.

She enjoyed spending time with her children, grandkids and was a devoted member of her church at Living Way Ministries.

She is survived by her husband Gary Norrell, her children; Gary Phillips, Michael Phillips, Shawna Phillips, brother and sister; Gene Shoffeitt, Julia Shoffeitt, brother-in-law Chris Norrell, 8 grandchildren and 1 great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents Jack and Ollie Shoffeitt.

A very special thanks to the doctors and nurses at EAMC/ Compassus/ Hospice for the outstanding care she received.

Funeral services will be held at Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home Thursday January 2nd, with visitation from 12-1:30. Burial will be in Garden Hills at 2:00pm.

Jeffcoat-Trant Funeral Home of Opelika, AL is directing.