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Charles Eric Harrell

Charles Eric Harrell, age 55, of French Lick, Indiana entered into eternal rest on May 13th, 2021 at IU Health Paoli, Paoli, Indiana.

He was born in Madison, Indiana on March 24th, 1966 to Charles Tony Harrell and Diana (Wehner) McLaughlin.

Eric was preceded in death by his Mother – Diana Wehner-McLaughlin.

He was a 1984 graduate of Springs Valley High School and was Superintendent at Springs Valley Regional Water where he had worked for 32 years.

Eric enjoyed golfing, ping pong and spending time at the farm and on the river in Madison.  He loved grilling and cooking for his kids and spending time with family and friends.

He is survived by:

Father                        Tony (Ellen) Harrell Madison, Indiana

(3) Sons                     Devon Harrell French Lick, Indiana
                                   Derek Harrell West Baden Springs, Indiana
                                   Camden Grandstaff Paoli, Indiana

(3) Daughters             Kirsten Dixon (Kolton) French Lick, Indiana
                                   Kyra Harrell (Isaac Moore) West Baden Springs, Indiana
                                   Kenzie Harrell West Baden Springs, Indiana

(1) Brother                  Brent Harrell Greenwood, Indiana

Companion                 Temple Grandstaff Paoli, Indiana

(4) Grandchildren        Max, Wesley, Adeline, and Caroline     
Visitation for friends will be Wednesday, May 19th, 2021 from 1:00 – 6:00 p.m. at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, French Lick, Indiana.

Cremation was chosen and a private ceremony will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the family for his children.

Arrangements are in the care of Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home, French Lick, Indiana. 47432. Condolences may be made on our Facebook page at Brosmer-Kemple Funeral Home or at our website – www.brosmer-kemplefuneralhome.com.

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I send my deepest sympathy to Erics family, friends and loved one. He will be missed my all. I pray that with Gods blessings he will lighten your sorrows and make you strong.

Judy crews May 21 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Charles Harrell

Jamie McCracken May 21 2021 12:00 AM

I was so sorry to read that Eric had passed away. Sympathy and prayers for all of his family and friends.

Pamela and Elvis Nelson May 20 2021 12:00 AM

Dearest Brent and family,
Am so very sorry to hear of your loss. Please know I and my family are thinking of you at this difficult time.

Judy Miller Slayden May 19 2021 12:00 AM

We are so sorry to hear this .. Eric had been our lawncare guy for several years now... a good man . Prayers and condolences to all his family .

Jim and Debbie Jackson May 16 2021 12:00 AM

Babe, you just sent me this song a few days before you passed. You told me to listen to it. I would be in the kitchen and I would say What are you looking at. And you always said the same thing.... Just you babe. I guess you knew...... FOREVER AFTER ALL!

Temple May 16 2021 12:00 AM