First Posted: 11/10/2009
MOUNT AIRY Mr. Alvis Al Aaron Pell, 60, of 710 Greenhill Road, Mount Airy, passed away Monday morning, Nov. 9, 2009, at his home as a result of colon cancer. Mr. Pell was born Dec. 13, 1948, in Surry County to Lucy Simmons Pell and the late Paul Pell. Al was a Realtor at Town and Country Realty for many years and a member of Bannertown Baptist Church. He is survived by his mother, Lucy Simmons Pell of Mount Airy; a brother and sister-in-law, Bobby and Sharon Pell of Anaheim Hills, Calif.; and special friends, Sharon Smith, Bobby and Libby Lovill, Charlie and Martha Vaughn, Allen and Allison Johnson, Steve and Jill Shepard, Ted and Faith Ashby and Dr. Borden and Barbara Hooks, all of Mount Airy. A graveside service will be held Thursday, Nov. 12, 2009, at 2 p.m. at Westfield Baptist Church Cemetery, with Bobby Bradley officiating. No formal visitation will be held at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Mountain Valley Hospice and Palliative Care, 401 Technology Lane, Suite 200, Mount Airy, NC 27030. Moody Funeral Services in Mount Airy is serving the Pell family. Online condolences may be made to www.moodyfuneralservices.com.