Vurnell Cole, age 91, of Mt. Pleasant, TX passed away on Tuesday, September 20, 2016 at her home in Mt. Pleasant, TX. Her funeral services will be held Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 1:00 P.M. at Sunset Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant, TX with Brother Skippy Norman officiating and interment will follow at Reynolds Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, September 23, 2016 from 3:00- 5:00 P.M. at Curry-Welborn Funeral Home.
Vurnell was born on May 5, 1925 in Daingerfield, TX to Frank and Villa Williams Cole. She was a long time member of the Sunset Baptist Church in Mt. Pleasant, TX where she served as an usher. She worked for and eventually retired from Pilgrim's Pride. She was preceded in death by her parents, her brothers; Frank, Wornet, Otis, and Gold Cole, and her sisters; Villa Wilson, Gladys Walker, Mae Cole, LouAnna Russell, and Flora Crowder.
She is survived by her three daughters; Cynthia D. Morgan, Jackie Cole, and Mary E. Cole, her grandchildren; LaShawn Morgan, Jessica Frazier, Danielle Minter, Anthony Newton, Jonathan Godbolt, and D.J. Craddock, her great grandchildren; Jaquacy Minter, Jordan LeRoy, Taylor Thompson, Kendall Minter, MaKiya Myles, and Autumn LeRoy, and a host of nieces nephews.