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Doris Elaine Tomlin Burrell
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Funeral services for Doris Elaine Tomlin Burrell, 85, of Evans, formerly of Cornelia, are scheduled for 11 a.m. today, Oct. 25, at the chapel of McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home with the Rev. Brian James officiating. Burial will follow in VFW Memorial Park Cemetery.

Mrs. Burrell died Monday, Oct. 21, 2013, at Doctors Hospital in Augusta.

Born Feb. 28, 1928, in Cleveland, she was the daughter of the late John Benton and Clifford Emma Spencer Tomlin. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Cleveland Victor Burrell; and a granddaughter, Larisha Elise Beaver.

Her primary careers were with First National Bank of Cornelia and North Georgia Vocational School. Her true passions were real estate investing and coin collecting. She also enjoyed traveling and visited many parts of the world. Reading was a true joy to her.

Mrs. Burrell was a member of Level Grove Baptist Church as well as the VFW Ladies Auxillary.

Survivors include her son, Benjamin Wesley Burrell of Savannah; daughter and son-in-law, Sharon Burrell Beaver (Larry) of Evans; and granddaughter, Sharla Audrey Beaver.

Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Level Grove Baptist Church, P.O. Box 416, Cornelia, GA 30531.

The family would like to thank the staff at Doctors Hospital in Augusta for their compassionate care.

An online guest register is available and may be viewed at

McGahee-Griffin & Stewart Funeral Home, Cornelia, is in charge of arrangements.

The Northeast Georgian

October 25, 2013