No visitation was held.
Funeral services were held at graveside Monday, Feb. 17, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery in Jasper.
McConnell was preceded in death by his father, William David McConnell; mother, Corena Thomas McConnell; grandson, Daniel McConnell; and two sisters, Betty McConnell Watts and Joy McConnell Harris.
He is survived by his wife, Lurene McConnell; son, Dana McConnell (Elena) of Jasper; two sisters, Martha Holland and Brenda Hyche; and five brothers, Edward McConnell, Elston McConnell, Mahlon McConnell, Gene McConnell and Loye McConnell.
Collins-Burke Funeral Home, Jasper; 205-384-5571