News and Tribune

February 24, 2013

Clora Herrell, 73; of Jeffersonville

— Clora Herrell, 73, of Jeffersonville, died Friday, Feb. 22, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.

Cremation was chosen and a graveside service will be held in Barbourville, Ky., at a later date. Scott Funeral Home in Jeffersonville is in charge of arragements.

Clora was born and raised in Barbourville, Ky., and retired from Ray Parrella’s Restaurant in Jeffersonville. She was a great mother, sister and aunt and will be missed by all. 

Survivors include her loving children, Sam Herrell and his wife, Clara, of Lexington, Ky., and Lynn Sanders, of Jeffersonville; four grandchildren, Isabella, Anden, Carlotte and Carson Sadler; and four siblings, Mary Hickerson, of Jeffersonville, Cynthia Grady, of Michigan, Opal Tinsley, of Lexington, Ky., and Martha Farrow, of Radcliff, Ky.; and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harvey and Mae Herrell; three brothers, and one sister. 

The family would like to give special thanks to the Clark County Cancer Unit, VistaCare Hospice, and her nurses, Morgan, Mallory and Liz for their care during this difficult time.