OBITUARY: Benny James Carrell


Mr. Benny James Carrell of Mt. Juliet, Tennessee passed away on Thursday, May 5, 2022, he was 67 years old.

Benny grew up in East TN and later moved to Nashville. He worked for Bellsouth/AT&T for 40 years. Enjoyed playing darts, riding his Harley, and traveling with friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Hazel Carrell; and grandmother, Martha Montgomery.

He is survived by his wife, Vickie Carrell; son, Marcus (Jessica) Carrell; stepchildren, Jeff (Stephanie) Godwin, Tracey (Cody) Calvin; grandchildren, Henry and Emma; step-grandchildren, Austin, Ryan, Gracie, Cody Jr., Bailey, Brody, Gunner, Dillion, and Kinzley.

The Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, May 11th at 1 pm at Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet. The Interment will follow the service at Mt. Juliet Memorial Gardens with JT Moody, Sam Berry, Rodman Rodman, Brett Gaffney, Earl Pemberton, and Thomas Smalley serving as Pallbearers, and Bobby Pewitt serving as Honorary Pallbearers. The Visitation will be held on Wednesday, May 11th from 11 am until time of service at 1 pm.

Arrangements by Sellars Funeral Home at Mt. Juliet, 2229 N. Mt. Juliet Road, Mt. Juliet, TN 37122, 615-758-5459, obituary line 615-758-8818,


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