James David Connell, II


James David Connell II, 48, of Nauvoo, passed away Friday, Oct. 4, 2019, at his residence.

Connell was born in Jasper on June 7, 1971. He attended Curry High School, where he played football. He loved to fish, and he was an avid Alabama football fan.

He is survived by two daughters, Frankie Connell and Tori Connell; his mother, Geraldeane Burgett Connell; his granddaughter, Stephanie Connell; three sisters, Wanda Gail Finch, Rhonda Dayle Whisenhunt, and Denise Barker; as well as a host of nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his father, James David Connell, Sr.; and a son, James David “J.D.” Connell, III.

A graveside service will be held Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at 10 a.m. at Jones-Tubbs Whyndon Cemetery, with Hollis Alexander officiating.

Wilson Funeral Home and Crematory, Carbon Hill; 205-924-4147