Jennell, Nita Austin

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Nita Austin Jennell, 84 of Grundy, Va. and formerly of Pulaski, died Wednesday, February 6, 2008, in Buchanan General Hospital.

She was born November 16, 1923, in Pulaski, and was the daughter of the late Annie Burton Austin and George Thomas Austin. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Frank William Jennell Jr. and a sister, Rita Lewey.

She is survived by two daughters, Penny L. Jennell, of Grundy, and Peggy L. and her husband, James Vincent Caparrotto, of Dover, Fla.; and one sister, Tiny A. Chaffin, of Pulaski. She is also survived by a grandson, Kevin M. and his wife, Amy Caparrotto, of Dover, Fla.; and a great-granddaughter, Kaci Caparrotto.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, February 9, 2008, at Thomas M. Seagle & Sons with the Rev. Joe McCoy officiating. Interment will follow in the Newbern Cemetery. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.seaglefuneralhome.com Arrangements by Thomas M. Seagle & Sons, Pulaski, Va.