Mr. William Dalton Burell, age 66, of Conway, Arkansas, formerly of Rockmart, Georgia, passed away on Sunday, July 31, 2022. He was born on October 30, 1955; he was the son of the late Owen and Carolyn Burell.

Mr. Burell was a US Army Veteran serving from 1974-1992. He graduated from Rockmart High School and Kennesaw State University; following his time in the military, he worked in internet advertising.

Mr. Burell is survived by his loving wife, Kathleen Burell of Conway AK; daughters, Katie Burell of Baltimore, MD and Carol Carlton (Brad) of Rockmart, GA; sisters, Donna Broome (Mark) of Aragon, GA, Bonita Maddox (Danny) of Rockmart, GA, Sarah Elrod (Andy) of Myrtle Beach, SC, and Iris Terrell (Charles) of Chattanooga, TN; and grandchildren, Sara Carlton and Ty Carlton of Rockmart, GA.

A graveside service for Mr. William Dalton Burell will be held on Saturday, September 24, 2022 at 11:30 am in the family lot of Rose Hill Cemetery in Rockmart, GA with Pastor Adam Elrod officiating. Full Military Rites will be conducted by the Rockmart American Legion.

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The Olin L. Gammage and Sons Funeral Home is handling the arrangements for Mr. William Dalton Burell.

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