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Roy Dean Burrell

December 6, 1944 ~ September 18, 2020 (age 75)


Roy Dean Burrell peacefully passed away surrounded by family on September 18, 2020, at his home.

Roy was born December 6th, 1944, in Dallas to Juanita and “Fuzzy” Burrell.  Roy enjoyed a 42-year career teaching and coaching throughout central and north Texas and was loved by many.

Roy is preceded in death by his parents, first wife Helen Burrell, sister Yvonne Burrell, and niece Nicole Baxter.

He is survived by his wife Meredith Burrell, children Tiffany Brooks and Shawn Burrell, step children Blythe Harris and Lindsay Voxland, as well as nine beautiful grandchildren.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations to be made to Parkinson’s Voice Project, 646 N. Coit Road, Suite 2250, Richardson, TX 75080.

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Celebration of Life
October 3, 2020

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Chase Oaks Church - Sloan Creek Campus
611 E. Stacy Road
Fairview, TX 75069

Graveside Service
October 5, 2020

11:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Emerald Hills Memorial Park
500 Kennedale Sublett Rd
Kennedale, TX 76060

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