Patricia J. “Patty” Harrell

August 07, 1963 ‒ April 11, 2016

Johnstown, Ohio
Formerly of Mount Vernon, Ohio

Patricia J. “Patty” Harrell, age 52, of Johnstown went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Monday, April 11, 2016 at Country View of Sunbury.

She was born on August 7, 1963 in Mount Vernon to James and Patricia (Leache) Cockrell. Patty received her B.S. in Medical Technology from Kent State University. She was the owner of Bead Therapy Bead Shop here in Mount Vernon and was a member of the Green Valley Southern Baptist Church where she faithfully and lovingly served her God.

She is survived by her husband, of over 20 years, Bruce Harrell; her mother Patricia Cockrell; two sisters, Judith Auditore, Penny (Ray) Evans; and her brother Jim (Becky) Cockrell.

Patty was preceded in death by her father James Cockrell.

Friends may call on Thursday, April 14, 2016 from 10AM-12PM at the Green Valley Southern Baptist Church. A service will follow beginning at 12PM with Pastor David Daniels officiating. Burial will be held at Mound View Cemetery in Mount Vernon.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Green Valley Southern Baptist Church, 1680 Old Delaware Rd., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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  • Penny, So sorry to hear about your loss of your sister. May God comfort you & your family and give you strength through this difficult time.
    All our love & prayers to you and your family.
    Mark & Janet Lehman

  • Penny,

    So sorry to hear about the loss of your sister. Praying for peace and comfort during this difficult time.

    In Christian Love,
    Mike and Amy Morgan
    Riley and Lauren

  • Dear Penny, Ray & Family,
    May God provide you with much love and comfort from your family and friends at this difficult time!! May your memories make you smile! Love, Mark & Gloria

  • Dear Pat and Family — I was so saddened to read about your loss. Patty was so nice to everyone who went to her for bead advice and just to have fun “creating.” I know there will be wonderful beading going on in Heaven. To you, your family, and Patty’s husband, I am sending my deepest sympathy. I have fond memories of you and I talking together at Rhythms of Life. Sincerely, Susan (Deb’s Aunt Susan) Huggins/Fredericktown

  • Penny, We’re so sorry to learn of your sister’s passing because we know you will
    miss her. We celebrate her new life with her Father in Heaven. Praying for comfort and love and peace for you and your family. We will be praying for you all
    especially during this time.

    Sara, Jerry and Matt

  • I’m so very sorry to read this. I was a frequent customer to her bead shop in Mount Vernon. She was always very helpful, and kind. I also enjoyed seeing her dogs behind the gate 🙂
    My sincere condolences,

  • Penny,
    Sorry to hear about your sister.
    Our thoughts and prayers are with
    you and your family at this time.
    Gene and Maggie

  • Judith and family,
    So Sorry to hear of Patty’s passing…she was a dear soul and I have spent many great moments with her in her bead shop…she was always so extremely helpful. She is sorely missed. All my love to you all.

  • Both Emily and I wish to extend our sincere condolences to the dear loves ones of Patty who has preceded her husband, mother, sisters and brother to that wonderful Land of the Blessed Redeemed. Don’t allow the circle to be unbroken when we all shall meet up yonder forever! She shall be missed.

  • Dear Penny, Ray and Family,

    Our hearts break for the loss of Patty.
    May you feel our Lord’s peace & comfort knowing how much she loved our Lord.


  • Dear Patricia, Judy, Penny, and Jim,
    I was so sorry to hear of Patty’s passing. I have have not seen any of you in years ,but still have fond memories of growing up on Oak St. and spending time at the Leaches surrounded by your family also. I hope that you find strength in your faith and in God’s love. I will keep the family in my daily prayers.
    G0d Bless you all.

    Mary Porterfield Stoner

  • Please accept my sympathy on the loss of Patty. Good memories will keep her alive in your heart. Prayer to God will give you comfort as you deal with the
    loss of your dear loved one. Psalm 62:8.