Adrion “Huey” Cordell


Adrion “Huey” Cordell, 76, of Dora, a lifetime fisherman, died July 4, 2019, at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Birmingham. 

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 7, 2019, at Bell Sumiton Chapel, with burial in Dilworth Cemetery.  The Rev. John Foles will officiate. Visitation will be held from 6 until 8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.   

Preceding him in death were his father, Stedman Cordell; mother, Lois Cordell;  brothers, Arbon Cordell, Perry Cordell and Steve Cordell; and grandson, John Alexander Norris.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Roberts Cordell; sons James (Mike) Norris, Adrion (Kip) Cordell, Jr., and Darren K. Cordell (Leesa); daughter, Deborah K. Norris; brothers, Harley Cordell (Brenda), Dois Cordell (Nancy), and Larry Cordell (Faye); sister, Ann Whitlow (JW); nine grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, and close friends.

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Bell Funeral Home, Sumiton: 205-648-6611