(CARROLLTON, Ga.) Zellie Fred Sprewell, 94, of Carrollton, Ga., died Saturday, July 27, 2019.
The family will receive friends at Almon Funeral Home on Monday from 6 until 9 p.m. The funeral will be Tuesday, July 30, at 2 p.m. at the chapel of Almon Funeral Home with the Rev. Fred Cooke officiating. The family requests those attending the funeral service please wear casual attire. Interment will be in Carroll Memory Gardens.
Mr. Sprewell was born in Marshall County, Ala., on Feb. 28, 1925, the son of the late Clarence Sprewell and Dula Mae Morgan Sprewell. He was retired electrician with IBEW 613 and of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his children and their spouses, Denis Sprewell (Cindy) of Ranburne, Kanea Ward (Collier) of Bowdon, Ga., Harry Sprewell (BJ) of Newell, and Wyvonne Hobbs (John), Roy Sprewell (Dana), Mark Sprewell (Emma) and Evan Sprewell (Judy), all of Carrollton; numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Bonnell Gentry Sprewell; sisters, Bamah Wood and Evelyn Williams; and brothers, Bobby Sprewell and Gilbert Sprewell.
Pallbearers will be Denis Sprewell, Harry Sprewell, Roy Sprewell, Mark Sprewell, Evan Sprewell and Stuart Sprewell.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 3380 Chastain Meadows Pkwy. NW, Suite 200 Kennesaw, GA 30144. Messages of condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.almonfuneralhome.com.
Almon Funeral Home, Carrollton.