Arthur M. Worrell, Jr. (Archie) passed from this life Sunday morning Nov. 1, 2009 at his home after a lengthy illness. He was 59 years old and was born in Pulaski, VA on January 24, 1950. He graduated from Pulaski High School and was a member of Memorial Baptist Church. He moved to Newport News, Va. where he worked at the shipyard. He was preceded in death by his father, Arthur Worrell, Sr. and a son Jordan Worrell. Survivors are his wife Kathy S. Worrell, mother Violet P. Worrell, mother-in-law Ella T. Haga all of Pulaski, daughter Kara Leigh Brown and granddaughter Sophie Brown of Michigan, brother Robert W. Worrell and wife Sandra of Florida, sister Marie W. Farris and husband Miller of Newbern, special nephew Derrick S. McCraw of Claytor Lake, a number of nieces and nephews, neighbors Richie Kimbrogh and Doug Mann, and a beloved cat Tenya Lee.
At his request he was cremated. There will be a private family service. Arrangements were handled by Mullins Funeral Home of Radford.
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