The family will receive friends on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, at 11 a.m. at Collins-Burke Funeral Home.
Funeral services will be Friday, November 29, 2013, at 12:30 p.m. in the Collins-Burke Chapel with burial at Coal City Cemetery. Rev. Donnie Hyche will officiate.
Madell was preceded in death by her parents, John and Ida Gay Cordes; brother, Ruben Cordes; sisters, Vondie Lee Cordes, Evelyn Hazel Brown and Odell Abbott.
She is survived by her sister, Tressie Mae Harvill; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations may be made to the Coal City Cemetery Fund, 3400 Coal City Road, Jasper, AL 35501.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571