Edward MacArthur Sorrells
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Edward MacArthur Sorrells
  • April 17, 1942 - March 7, 2016
  • Virginia

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Edward MacArthur "Mac" Sorrells, 73, of Stuarts Draft passed away Monday, March 07, 2016. He was born in Rockbridge County on April 17, 1942, a son of the late Herbert Carson and Martha Roxie Sorrells.
Mac served his country in the United States Army. He was a truck driver until his retirement from Con-Way Southern Express Trucking. Mac was an active member of Calvary United Methodist Church. He had a giving heart, which he put towards his work in the church's food pantry. Mac was an avid sports fan and especially loved playing golf and watching his grandchildren play ball. He had a great sense of humor and always had a quick answer to any question. Most of all he truly loved spending time with his family and friends.
Left to cherish his memory is his beloved wife, Patricia W. Sorrells; daughter, Christy Dameron; son, Jason Sorrells; five grandchildren, Zachary and C.J. Dameron, Dylon, Logan, and Olivia Sorrells all of Stuarts Draft; step granddaughter, Chelsea Brown; two step great granddaughters, Willow Garrett and Naomi Taylor; three brothers, Raymond Sorrells and his wife, Ruth, Robert Sorrells and his wife, Maxine, and Walter Sorrells and his wife, Joyce all of Buena Vista; two sisters, Mary Clark of Buena Vista and Nancy Nelson and her husband, John of Scottsburg; as well as numerous extended family and friends.
A funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 a.m., Friday, March 11, 2016 at Calvary United Methodist Church, 2179 Stuarts Draft Highway, Stuarts Draft, with Pastor Charles Reynolds and Pastor Nancy Vaughan officiating. Burial to follow at Augusta Memorial Park.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m., Thursday, March 10, 2016 at the Stuarts Draft Chapel of Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Calvary United Methodist Church Food Pantry, 2179 Stuarts Draft Highway, Stuarts Draft, VA 24477.
Relatives and friends may share condolences and memories with the family online by visiting www.reynoldshamrickfuneralhomes.com.