Julie Elaine Trussell Donnelly
Funeral Date: 5/17/2016

Obituary:
Julie Elaine Trussell Donnelly age 59, of Warren, AR died Saturday, May 14th at her home. She was born May 3rd, 1957 in Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello, AR a daughter of Betty Elaine Hamilton Trussell of Warren, and the late Edwin Roscoe Trussell. She was a mother and a homemaker to her family; she was owner and operator of Deepwoods Farms, where tomato farming was her and Terryís life. She was a pioneer in the heirloom tomato market, where she was a founder of the Bradley County Heirloom Tomato Cooperative. Julie was a member of the First Baptist Church, she was a 1975 graduate of the Warren Public Schools and after high school she graduated from Mrs. Wades School of Fashion and Merchandise in Dallas, TX; where she met her husband. She loved her family, friends, her animals, she enjoyed reading books and especially summertime when she could garden and plant her flowers. Julie was preceded in death by her father, a sister Rosalinda Trussell, her paternal grandparents John and Mattie Trussell and her maternal grandparents Horace and Verlee Hamilton. She is survived by her husband, Terry Donnelly whom she married September 24, 1982. 2 daughters Devon Trussell Donnelly and Scarlett Elaine Donnelly both of Little Rock, AR. 2 brothers Michael Edwin Trussell and Faye, Memphis, AR and David Roscoe Trussell and Susan, Maumelle, AR. A sister Sharron Trussell Green and Gary, Warren, AR. Funeral service was 2:00PM Tuesday, May 17th at Frazerís Chapel with Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Linda Barrett was organist. Burial was in Pattsville Cemetery by Frazerís Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Gary Green, Mitch Forrest, John Gavin, Jason Green, Ryan Hicks, Emigdio Torres, Perfecto Torres and Dr. Paul Cooper. Honorary pallbearers were Nina Hickman Forrest, Harvey Helton, Connie Lovette, Joni McGaha, Kenneth Trussell and Warren High School Class of 1975.

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Name: Joey & Cassidy Cathey
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Name: Klay & LaWanda McKinney
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Eddie & Vicki Groves
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Name: Emily Lasiter
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Name: Darrell Jr. & Dana Harvey
Message: Sharon, Gary & David: So sorry for your loss. You are in our prayers.

Name: Don & Shirley Rice
Message: Thinking about you all during this time of sorrow. You are in our prayers, as we have been in yours.

Name: Louan (Reep) Butts
Message: Mike, keeping you and your family in our prayers.

Name: Nell Reep
Message: Betty, Keeping you and your family in my prayers

Name: Andy Gibbs
Message: I remember when Julie brought Terry home to the Trussell farm. They wasted no time building a life and family through love and hard work. Terry and family: You are and will be in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: William & Toni Carr Miller
Message: You all are in our prayers.

Name: Sandra Clark Word
Message: You all are in my prayers!

Name: Jeff and Meggan Jester
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Name: Becca Ozment
Message: My prayers are with your sweet family, Devon!

Name: Becky and Buddy Rauls
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Name: Herman Hines
Message: Terry, Ms Betty and Girls, I am so sorry for Your loss,You are in My prayers.

Name: Adriana Harding
Message: I am so sorry for your loss. You all are in my prayers. May God be with you all.

Name: Jason Clark
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Name: Donna Craig McDougald
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Name: BJ & Sharon Davis
Message: So sorry to here about Julie. All the family are in our prayers.

Name: Patti and Donnie Bryant
Message: Thoughts, prayers, and sympathy for all the family.

Name: Darlen & Donald Savage
Message: Prayers for comfort during thus difficult time.

Name: Barbara Miller Newman
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Name: Jerry and Joyce Smith
Message: Prayers for the family

Name: Larry & Robbie Reaves
Message: So sorry.

Name: Wayne & Sharon Marrs
Message: David and family, All of you are much in our thoughts, prayers and hearts at this sorrowful time.

Name: Don and Glenda Schwebel
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Name: Sharon Cleveland
Message: So sorry for your loss! You are all in my prayers. I have such fond memories of Julie.

Name: Eugene, Pat & Allen Chandler
Message: Thinking of you, Betty, during this difficult time.

Name: Heather Perry
Message: Mrs. Betty, So sorry to hear about your daughter. My prayers and thoughts are with you during this difficult time.

Name: Nick and Leah Mann
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Name: Ervin & Debbie Henry
Message: So sorry for your loss we will be praying for you and your family

Name: Rhonda and Gary Simmons
Message: Betty and Family, So sorry about Julie. May God comfort you all during this difficult time. You and in our thoughts and Prayers.

Name: Ann Curry
Message: Betty and family: I am thinking of you and family, God has chosen a better place. He will give you extra strength at this time Prayers for you and your precious family. Ann Rabb Curry

Name: MARK HAYNES
Message: SUCH A PLEASANT LADY. WE ALL ENJOYED SEEING AND VISITING WITH HER AT THE M & P BRANCH OF 1ST STATE BANK. ALL OF THE FAMILY WILL BE IN MY PRAYERS. MAY GOD COMFORT ALL OF YOU AT THIS TIME.

Name: Becky Quimby
Message: Betty, Julie was a fine lady. Your family can be very proud of the woman that she was. Every summer she would share some of her tomatoes with us at the bank. You and all of your family are in my prayers.

Name: Fairfax Fair
Message: You are in my prayers. Julie and I had good times together playing YMCA basketball.

Name: Sandra Williams
Message: Terry. We are so sorry to hear about Mrs. Julie. She will be mussed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

Name: Nancy McBee
Message: So very sorry for your loss. Prayers and sympathy for her family and many friends.

Name: Mary Ann Rauls Clanton
Message: To the Family, So sorry for your loss.

Name: James & Tanya Gardner
Message: We are so sorry to hear about Julie. Our thoughts and prayers are with the family.

Name: Jane Lipton
Message: Prayers for your family.

Name: James Wright
Message: Prayers for your family during this most difficult time.

Name: Rosemary MCDaniel,Carrington
Message: Prayers for the family so sorry for your loss.

Name: Rhonda Williams
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Donna Harton Usry
Message: Betty, Sharon and all family members, I am so sorry for your loss. Julie was always such a sweet person. I will keep you all in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Joe & Shirley Simmons
Message: Betty & Family: So sorry to hear about Julie. Our thoughts and prayers are with each one of you during this time.

Name: Judy and French Wynne, Jr.
Message: Sending love and prayers.....

Name: Todd & Regina Scroggins
Message: Praying for you all during this sad time.

Name: Donna Ashcraft
Message: Sharon and family, I was just heartbroken about Julies passing. Please know that all of you are in my thoughts. She was dynamic, and I will miss seeing her friendly and beautiful face this summer. Terry, Scarlett and Devon, you all will be in my prayers.

Name: Patrick and Stephanie Ellis
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Name: shirlene Wiley-Stewart
Message: Mrs Betty I truly sorry for your loss.

Name: Jim and Linda Davis
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: Linda Donnelly
Message: My thoughts and prayers are with you. One of my fondest memories is visiting you on the farm. Sweet, simple times.

Name: MARIA GONZALEZ
Message: It breaks my heart to know I will no longer see you but I know your in a better place! my prayers go out to your family

Name: Robert Donnelly
Message: I love you Uncle Terry. I really do. Share me love with Devon & Scarlett. Grandma spoke highly of your daughters. Robert (Bobby) Donnelly.

Name: Becky White Harwell
Message: Sweet family, you are in our thoughts and prayers. Julie was a kind, smart and giving woman. Her legacy lives on in her beautiful family. Love, thoughts and prayers for you all during this time. May God be with you.

Name: Jody and Sandra Rawls
Message: Sharon and Family , We are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you

Name: Sam and Jessica Griffin
Message: Prayers again for your family.

Name: Bill & Sherry White
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family.

Name: Jeff Northcutt
Message: Lovely Tomato Lady You Will Be Missed. Rest Now

Name: Nicki Miller
Message: Betty ,words cannot explain the sorrow we have for your loss .keeping you and your family in our prayers .May God give you the strength to get through this .All our love and prayers are with you.

Name: Scarlett Thompson
Message: Bless each of you this day! Prayers for the days to come. Kenneth and Scarlett Thompson

Name: STACEY LOCKETT
Message: MS BETTY TRUSSELL SORRY TO HEAR OF YOUR LOSS. WILL BE PRAYING FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY

Name: Barbara McDougald
Message: SO sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Name: David & Rhonda Dees
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you all. She will be greatly missed.

Name: Mike, Cindy & Ryan May
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Name: Lisa York Johnson
Message: Your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Name: Nancy Mckinney Davis
Message: Prayers for all the family, Julie and I were very close growing up in Warren She was a sweet heart Heaven has truly gained and Angel,Much Love and Hugs to the family.

Name: Joe Kinnaird
Message: Your family is on my heart today and will be in my prayers tomorrow.

Name: Rena Merryfield
Message: May God and keep you and your family. She was a treasure to so many people. She will be greatly missed. We will keep your family in our prayers.

Name: April Meadows
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Name: Lavelle and Willene Ozment
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Name: Sharon Temple Burks
Message: Ms. Betty, I am so sorry for your loss. Lifting you and your family up in prayer....