Douglas Randy Pannell
June 16, 1944 – December 16, 2017
Douglas Randy Pannell, age 73, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, December 16 surrounded by loved ones. An avid outdoorsman, he was a certified Master Gardener of Union County, a charter vendor at Farmer’s Market in New Albany, thirteen-time world champion dog trainer and breeder, and member of Mt. Gilead Baptist Church. Randy was born in Blue Springs on June 16, 1944 to James Joshua and Lillian Beatrice Pannell.
He was pre-deceased by siblings Ramon Pannell and sister Mabel Ruth Pappas.
He is survived by daughters Rhonda Horton, Robin Roberson, Regina Picart, son Jed Daniels and thirteen grandchildren. Other survivors are life-long love and companion, Patsy Pannell and caregivers Debra Bell and Diana Owens.
Visitation will be Monday, December 18, 2017 at United Funeral Service from 5:00p.m. until 8:00p.m. and on Tuesday from 10:00a.m. until service time.
Funeral services will be at 12:00p.m Tuesday, December 19, 2017 at the funeral home with Bro. David Westmoreland and Bro. Jed Daniels officiating. Burial will be at New Harmony Cemetery. United Funeral Service is in charge of the arrangements.