Jack Burel, 78, of Ellijay, Georgia passed away on Monday, April 6, 2020 at his residence.
Mr. Burel was born on Jan. 9, 1942, in Athens, Ga., to Mr. Frank Jackson Burel Sr. and Mrs. Alice Mae (Edgar) Burel. He was married to Mrs. Janis (Evans) Burel for 30 years. He worked as a pharmacist for many years.
All who knew Jack, knew he loved with his whole heart. He never met a stranger and there was not a soul he would not go to the ends of the universe for.
He was preceded in death by his son, Mr. Jeff Burel and his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Frank Jackson (Alice Mae) Burel Sr.
Mr. Burel is survived by his wife, Mrs. Janis Burel; his daughter, Mrs. Amy Benson (Jamie); his daughter, Mrs. Cindy Trawick (Eric); his son, Mr. Kory Burel (Julie); his stepson, Mr. David Frazier (Cheryl); his stepson, Mr. Scott Frazier (Merrill); his grandchildren, Morgan Baker (Casey), Reagan Benson, Noah Trawick, Isaac Trawick, Jackson Burel and Kye Burel, Steven Frazier (Megan), Justin Frazier (Anna), Aidan Frazier, Lucy Frazier and Della Frazier and his sister, Mrs. Beth Buchanan (Tommy).
Mr. Burel has been cremated and a memorial service will be held at a later date.
Benson Funeral Home in Dallas, Ga., is in charge of services.
Dawson County News, April 15, 2020