Brian Scott Shell Jr., age 34, of Johnson City, formerly of Greeneville, passed away suddenly at his home on Friday.
He was an Air Force veteran with a huge heart, which never met a stranger.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Dick and Doris Cooter and Marion and Mary Wilson.
Survivors include his parents: Tammy and Lee Ervin; his lifelong love: Talia Britton; two sons: Kingston and Kamron; one sister: Leigh Ann Purgason; several cousins; special friends: Madge Britton, Brian Schuler, Josh McClain, and Amanda Quillen.
The family expressed thanks to the staff of James H. Quillen VA Medical Center. The family will receive friends from 5 – 7 p.m. on Friday at Doughty-Stevens Funeral Home. A memorial service will follow at 7 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Brian Schuler officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to the funeral home to help with funeral expenses.
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