James Spencer Burrell Jr.
James "Jimmy" Burrell, 55, passed away March 14, 2014 at Avamere in Medford, Ore. as a result of his being victim to injuries sustained to the brain resulting from two hit and runs. He was born December 7, 1958 in Long Beach, Calif. to James Spencer Burrell, MD and Doris (Finley) Burrell. In 1972 he moved to Oregon with his family.
Jimmy enjoyed hunting, fishing, racing motorcycles, and was a wonderful artist. He loved cooking for his family and had a wonderful sense of humor. He was a kind and loving man.
He is survived by his mother and step-father, Doris and John Gustafson; half-brothers, Gary and Craig (Caron) Yakubec; sister, Kathy Brothers; his aunt and uncle, Mary Jean and Bill; and his nieces and two nephews whom he loved. He was preceded in death by his father, James Spencer Sr. He will be greatly missed.
Thank you to the staff at Alderwood, Avamere, and Providence Hospice, who provided tender care and support.
A memorial will be held at a later date.
We will see you in the paradise