Graveside services for Edith Harrell, 93, were held on July 2 at Visalia Cemetery with visitation at Smith Family Chapel of Exeter. She died on June 30 at her home.
She was born in Orosi to Frank and Martha Pate on Sept. 8, 1910. She grew up in the Orosi area and married Clarence Harrell in Fresno on Oct. 10, 1933. Together they moved to rural Visalia-Farmersville area where they lived most of their married life. She was a wonderful mother having raised four daughters.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Clarence, on June 28, 1956; a daughter, Alice Erickson, in 1988; and one grandson, Dane Erickson, in 1985.
She is survived by her daughters; Josephine Probst of Visalia, Berdeen Harrell of Visalia, and Madeline Razor of Visalia; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Online condolences may be made at www.smithfamilychapel.com. Arrangements were under the direction of Smith Family Chapel of Exeter.