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Earl Correll, 77, passed away Sunday, January 14, 2018 in Wichita Falls, Texas. Funeral services will be held at 2 PM on Friday, January 19, 2018 in the chapel at Dutton Funeral Home in Iowa Park, Texas. Graveside services will follow at Highland Cemetery under the direction of Dutton Funeral Home. Visitation will be held from 6-8 PM on Thursday, January 18, 2018 at the funeral home.
Earl was born April 26, 1940 in Happy Valley, Tennessee to John David and Mary Louisa (Franklin) Correll. He grew up working with his daddy in the sawmill. He married the love of his life, Geraldine Satterfield on April 20, 1959. Earl served his country in the United States Air Force. He worked as a welder and owned his own tree service with his sons called Correll and Sons Tree Service. He later retired from the Iowa Park Consolidated Independent School District.
Earl was pastor of Northside Baptist Church where he preached the word of God for 43 of his 45 years of ministry. He was presented the Men of Valor Award by the Committee for Christian Liberties of Texas in 1977 and was the recipient of the year 2000 Hometown Hero Award in Iowa Park . He led many souls to Christ and was always there when you needed him. He loved the Lord and was a blessing to all who knew him. Earl was a very loving and devoted husband, father, grandfather and friend who loved spending time with his family, especially at Christmas Eve and Easter. The family will always cherish the memories of him they hold so dear.
Surviving relatives include his wife of 59 years, Geraldine Correll of Iowa Park; children, David Correll and wife, Tambra of Bridgeport, Texas; Charles "Moe" Correll and wife, Phyllis of Wichita Falls; Wayne Correll and wife, Marie of Iowa Park; and Annia Erskine and husband, Daryl of Wichita Falls; sisters, Annie Correll, Mary Jo Correll, and Melvin Correll; 14 grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; and 2 great-great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by his parents; 7 siblings, including his twin, Earlie Correll; Burlin Correll; J.T. Correll; Beatrice Correll; A.B. Correll; Clayton Correll; and Linda Kay Correll; granddaughter, Shiliana Erskine; and great grandson, Steven Freeman, Jr.
Memorials are suggested to Northside Baptist Church, 800 N Wall St. Iowa Park, Texas 76367.