May 30, 2021, 77, Goldsboro –
Larry Daniel “Danny” Worrell, 77, peacefully passed away Sunday, May 30, 2021 at Kitty Askins Hospice Center surrounded by his family. Born in Wayne County on July 15, 1943, he was the son of the late Robert Lee Worrell and Mary Gladys Williford Worrell Richards.
Danny proudly served his country in the United States Army from 1966 -1968 where he was stationed in the Panama Canal Zone. He worked as a chief engineer for Pioneer Cable for 25 years and later owned his own automotive and electronic repair business.
A service to celebrate Danny’s life will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Monday, June 7, 2021 at the Eastern Carolina State Veterans Cemetery with Bill Garner and Rev. Ken Helms officiating. The family will receive friends immediately following the service in the Family Life Center at New Hope Friends Church. Danny will lie in state from 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Friday, June 4, 2021 at Seymour Funeral Home. The family respectfully requests for those attending the services to please practice social distancing and wear a face covering.
Danny is survived by his wife of 57 years, Mildred M. Worrell; his son, Larry D. “Danny” Worrell, Jr. and wife, Carol Koch Worrell of Granville, Ohio; daughter, Kristie Worrell King Sellers and husband, Jason Sellers of Jacksonville; eight grandsons, Thomas Worrell, Robert Worrell, Joseph Worrell, Nicholas Worrell, and Andrew Worrell of Granville, Ohio and Tyson King, Trent King, and Dylan Sellers of Jacksonville; brother, Robert L. Worrell and wife, Lynn Worrell of Moyock; three nieces and two nephews.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to Disabled American Veterans, 212 E. Mulberry Street, Goldsboro, NC 27530.
Arrangements by Seymour Funeral Home & Cremation Service. Online condolences may be sent to www.seymourfuneralhome.com.