Andrew “Andy” Fell, Sr. age 83, of Gautier passed on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was born November 10, 1935 in Claiborne, Alabama and has been a resident of Gautier since 1975. He was a United States Air Force Veteran. Andy was the owner and operator of Andy’s Autobody Shop on Short Cut Road in Pascagoula. He will be remembered for his easy-going spirit and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends. Andy loved riding his Harley Davidson Motorcycle.
He is preceded in death by his former wife, Montie Carol Fell; daughter, Susan Fell Burroughs; two grandsons, Brian and Brandon Degner; great granddaughter, Paisley Ann Jenne.
He is survived by his wife, Melba Trehern- Fell; son and two daughters, Andrew “Drew” Fell, Jr. (Alisa), Sandy McKenzie (Buddy), Lisa Fell Waln; son-in-law, Lonnie Burroughs; two step daughters and one step son, Lynn Trehern, Lisa Trehern Unger, and Craig Trehern (Pat); sister, Julia Gail Rovener (Nate); numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and great friends.
Visitation will be Thursday, April 11, 2019, 6:00-8:00pm, at O’Bryant-O’Keefe Funeral Home in Pascagoula. Funeral Service will be Friday, April 12, 2019, 1:00pm, in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Frank Corder officiating. Interment will follow with military honors at Crestlawn Memorial Park in Ocean Springs, MS. Active Pallbearers will be Pat Fell, George Fell, Wren Fell, Dillon Fell, Montie Grier and Jack Ratliff. Honorary pallbearers will be Fred White, Lonnie Burroughs, James Miller, Frank Corder, Sr., and Dennis Byrd.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. You may send condolences to his family or share a memory at www.obryantokeefe.com