Johnnie L. Frizzell, 81, of Hope Hull, Alabama, and formerly of Star City, passed away September 22, 2014.
Mr. Frizzell was born November 12, 1932 in Humnoke, Arkansas to the late L.B. and Alma Frizzell.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Zenobie Goggans and Margie James; four brothers, Burnice Frizzell, Nelson Frizzell, J.T, Frizzell and Donald Frizzell.
He was a member of Oakdale Baptist Church in Grady, Alabama. He was a graduate of Star City High School and the University of Arkansas. He served in the US Army as a military policeman and was stationed in Germany.
Mr. Frizzell is survived by his wife of 32 years, Von Frizzell; a son, Glen and his wife Tanya; a granddaughter, Misty Myers; two great-grandchildren, Cody Pickens and Sydney Myers; and a grandson, David Champion, whom he helped raised.
Other survivors include two brothers, William Frizzell of Star City and Charles “Buddy” Frizzell of Colleyville, Texas and numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral service will be held September 25 at Leak Memorial Chapel in Montgomery, Alabama. A public graveside service will be held on September 28 at 2 p.m. at Leek Cemetery in Star City.
Pallbearers are Steve Frizzell, Jeff Frizzell, Jay Frizzell, Neal Frizzell, Ronnie Frizzell and James West.
Local arrangements by Griffin Funeral Service in Star City.