Gene Eugene Connell

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Gene Eugene Connell

July 26, 1947 - February 12, 2019

Gene Eugene Connell Charles Eugene "Gene" Connell, 71, of Sale City passed away at his home in Sale City, Georgia on Tuesday, February 12, 2019 after a long illness.
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, February 15 at Sale City Baptist Church with interment in Sale City Cemetery. Pastor Tim Bozeman will officiate.
Born July 26, 1947 in Sale City, Mr. Connell was the son of the late Carl Connell and Eula Mae Brown Connell. He was a member of Sale City Baptist Church. Mr. Connell was a master dog breeder, who spent 30 years developing and perfecting the Miniature Dalmatian, the only ones known to exist in the entire world. He was preceded in death by sisters, Alma Mims of Pelham and Barbara Sims of Tallahassee, FL and a brother, Earl Connell of Sale City.
Survivors include six sisters, Helen Cutchens of Abbeville, AL, Doris "Dot" Tomberlin of Cookeville, TN, Vera Johnston of Warwick, Laverne Pope of Nashville, TN, Mary Alice "Lacey" Goodridge of Naples, FL, and Judy Pless of Cordele; one brother, Bill Connell of Albany; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Thursday, February 14 at Parker-Bramlett Funeral Home in Camilla.
Parker-Bramlett Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
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Published on February 13, 2019
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Shirley Stone
Feb 18, 2019
I met Mr. Charles "Gene" as he told us to call him a cople of summers ago while visiting in Moultrie GA he was a breathe of fresh air enjoyed the homestead view the dogs and most of all the conversation of how he love breeding his miniture Dalmatians I planned on coming down this year again just for the view and the stories but I guess that is on hold till we get to heaven where we will sing and shout for joyanf watch 101 Dalmatians R.I.H. MR. GENE I'll be see you just not right now my dear friend
Sandy Holloway
Feb 14, 2019
I met Gene, through a mutual friend, Martha, in Camilla. It was his early days of breeding the minis. He was very passionate about the pups, his horses and his homestead. Really a sweet and kind man. Iā€™m sorry to hear about his passing. Sympathy and prayers to all of his family.
Teresa Johnson
Feb 14, 2019
Rest in peace šŸ’” Loved you dearly.