Virgil Millard Followell, son of the late Carl and Millie Mae Vameter Followell, was born Sept. 13, 1930, in Wiener, Ark., and passed away Wednesday, June 30, 2010, at his residence, at the age of 79.
On April 25, 1951, in Piggott, Ark., he married Anna Sue McGuire.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Sue Followell, of Arbyrd; two sons, Gary Followell and wife, Patsy, and Jimmy Followell and wife, Kathy, all of Paragould, Ark.; two brothers, Delbert Russell and Norman Russell, both of Paragould; one sister, Reba Lemmons, of Hallsville, Texas; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren, and other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by one son, Larry Followell; one daughter, Carolyn Sue Followell, and one sister, Ruby Followell.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., today, Friday, July 2, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Senath, Mo.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m., Saturday, July 3, at McDaniel Funeral Home Chapel in Senath with Revs. Derrick Followell, Jerry Hayes and Ricky Ethridge officiating.
Burial will follow in the Cardwell Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Adam Followell, Bruce Followell, Jimmy Followell, Jr., Jonathan Followell, Sammy Leisure and Sammy Joe Morgan.