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Edsell Grizzell

March 3, 1935 - August 7, 2014
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Sem Edsell Grizzell, an incomparably kind, gracious, and loving man, passed away at the age of 79 on Thursday, August 7, 2014. "Edsell" proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War on the U.S.S. St. Paul. He was married to the former Delora Faye Dawkins on April 12, 1957. Edsell was a faithful member of Hickory Hills Church in Alabaster, AL. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Faye of Chelsea, AL; brother, Lionel Grizzell (Jane); numerous brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, and grand-nephews; special friend, Jerrial Williams and family; and special friend, D.L. Early. ...
Sem Edsell Grizzell, an incomparably kind, gracious, and loving man, passed away at the age of 79 on Thursday, August 7, 2014.

"Edsell" proudly served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War on the U.S.S. St. Paul. He was married to the former Delora Faye Dawkins on April 12, 1957.

Edsell was a faithful member of Hickory Hills Church in Alabaster, AL.

He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Faye of Chelsea, AL; brother, Lionel Grizzell (Jane); numerous brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, grand-nieces, and grand-nephews; special friend, Jerrial Williams and family; and special friend, D.L. Early.

Visitation will be 3-5 p.m. on Sunday, August 10, 2014 at Ridout's Southern Heritage Funeral Home in Pelham, AL. The Celebration of Edsell's Life will be at 12 noon on Monday, August 11, 2014 at Hickory Hills Church, Alabaster, followed by the 2 p.m. committal service at Alabama National Cemetery, Montevallo.

Active pallbearers will be Bryant Phillips, Stephen Dawkins, Dustin Smith, Matt Dawkins, John David Genry, Randy Williams, Skyler Williams, and Adam Lowery.

"Fay, I loved Edsell so much he was a great and very loving man. We will have you in our prayers. Always remember we are always here for you. Love you Doug,..."

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