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P.L. "Burl" Burrell, Jr.

November 14, 1928 - January 22, 2022

 

P.L. Burrell, Jr., known to most as “Burl”, 93, of Lake Worth, was called home on January 22, 2022.

 

Graveside Service: 10:00 am, Thursday, January 27, 2022, at Blue Bonnet Hills Memorial Park, Colleyville

Memorial Service:  Noon, following Graveside, at Metropolitan Baptist Church, Lake W…read more

 

P.L. Burrell, Jr., known to most as “Burl”, 93, of Lake Worth, was called home on January 22, 2022.

 

Graveside Service: 10:00 am, Thursday, January 27, 2022, at Blue Bonnet Hills Memorial Park, Colleyville

Memorial Service:  Noon, following Graveside, at Metropolitan Baptist Church, Lake Worth

Visitation:  6:00 to 8:00 pm, Wednesday, January 26, 2022, at Biggers Funeral Home

 

In Lieu of flowers, please feel free to donate to the National Alzheimer’s Association. www.alz.org

 

He was born in Hereford, TX and lived in the Amarillo area until 1969 when he moved to Ft. Worth.  He was married to Ruth Stewart in 1952 until she passed away on January 28, 1990. They had a combined family of nine children.

 

Burl was an entrepreneur in several industries including, owning a café, a gas station, and lastly real estate business. There was never a time that anyone can remember that he wasn’t working.  He married Joyce Porter in 1994.  Together they traveled regularly and enjoyed country western dancing.

 

He was active in the Metropolitan Baptist Church of Lake Worth.

 

He was proceeded in death by his parents P.L. and Estell Burrell, Sr. and son, James Gurley.

 

He is survived by his wife, Joyce Burrell; children, Gean (Richard) Peninger, Sandra Yates, Carolyn Burrell, Carroll (Sarah) Burrell, Barbara Burrell, Kenneth Geeslin, Patsy (Mike) Mumblow, David Burrell; and numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Time: 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Biggers Funeral Home

Address:

6100 Azle Ave.
Lake Worth, Texas 76135

Service Information

Date: Thursday, January 27, 2022

Time: 12:00 pm

Metropolitan Baptist Church

Address:

6051 Azle Ave.
Fort Worth, Texas 76135

Memorial Service


Cemetery Information

Date: Thursday, January 27, 2022

Time: 10:00 am

Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park

Address:

5725 Colleyville Blvd.
Colleyville, Texas 76034

Graveside Service


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