Kenny Gorrell, 59, of Russellville, IN, passed away in Clayton, IN on September 16, 2019 surrounded by his loving family after a long battle with cancer. He was born on August 26, 1960 in Greencastle, IN to the late Charles Harvey and Imogene Maxine (Nicholson) Gorrell. He married Dianna (Davis) Gorrell on September 29, 2001 at the Russellville Community Center in Russellville, IN. She survives.
He worked for Fry Dairy Farm for 10 years and Tri County Trash for 35 years. He was a graduate of North Putnam High School in the class of 1980.
Kenny enjoyed anything outdoors. Gardening, hunting, fishing, camping, riding his 4-wheeler in the woods, picking up walnuts by the truck full and cutting wood are a few of the things he really enjoyed. He loved being with and teaching his grandchildren about nature and the great outdoors.
Kenny is survived by his wife Dianna (Davis) Gorrell of Russellville, IN; brothers, Joe Gorrell of Crawfordsville, IN and Bobby Gorrell of Russellville, IN; children, Earl Ray (Michelle) Gorrell of Greencastle, IN, Lynda (Jason) Fox of Clayton, IN, Sara (Tyler) Welty of Plainfield, IN, Charla (Matt) Gorrell-Whitlock of Crawfordsville, IN; stepchildren, Steve Hansen of Russellville, IN and Danielle Hansen (Jessie Cummings) of Russellville, IN; grandchildren, Hunter, Justin, Easton, Colton, Brynlee, Matthew, Noah, Tyler, Waylon and Aunt Lynne Gorrell of Florida.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Uncles and Aunts, Willis and Margaret Gorrell, Eddie Gorrell, Fred Nicholson, Bob and Betty Nicholson, granddaughter, Janet Joanne “JJ” Whitlock and grandson, Spencer J. Hansen.
Funeral services will be Thursday, September 19, 2019 at 7:00PM at Servies and Morgan Funeral Home, 102 East Washington Street, Roachdale, IN 46172. Darrell Wiatt will be officiating the service. Friends may visit with the family from 4:00 PM until the time of the service.