Maxie Edward Harrell

Published 7:59 am Saturday, October 23, 2021

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02/15/1943 – 08/30/2021

Kill Devil Hills and Melbourne – Eddie Harrell, 78, passed away August 30, 2021 in Melbourne, Florida. Eddie was born in Gates County, NC. He worked for many years with the state in a number of capacities dealing with North Carolina coastal management and water quality. Ed loved his time living Kill Devil Hills, NC and leaves many dear friends to remember his charm, kindness, and gentle humor.

He is survived by two sons, Matthew Harrell and Jonathan Harrell (Michelle); one grandson, Peyton Harrell; his sister, Sue Harrell Rawles (Larry); one brother, Robert L Harrell (Gayle); and a special friend and caregiver, Betty M. Darnell.

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Ed was predeceased by his parents, Hallett Hayes Harrell and Martha Buck Harrell. A Memorial service will be held at a later date and time.

Expressions of sympathy and comfort are welcome via the online register at Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was entrusted with arrangements.