Robert Jason Purcell

Robert Jason Purcell, 46, passed away at Hardin Memorial Hospital on February 19th at 12:52 am. He was born March 20, 1972 in Corydon, Indiana to Robert and Madonna Purcell. He grew up in Tell City, Indiana where he graduated from Tell City High with the class of 1990. He was a die-hard Yankees fan who made everyone he met smile. He knew no strangers and was loved by many. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Madonna; and his older brother, Steven Joseph Purcell. He is survived by a daughter, Hannah; a son, Henry; adopted nieces, Brandy and Diamond; adopted nephew, Nicholas; stepchildren, Francesca and Cory; sisters, Rita Hawks of Arizona and Trina Harrison of Lincoln City; and grandchildren, Madison, Braxton, Dante and Kaylee. Services will be held in Elizabethtown, Kentucky at the College Heights United Methodist Church on Thursday, February 21, 2019. Visitation with family will be from 4-6 p.m. with a memorial service to follow from 6-8 p.m. There will also be a Celebration of Life at The Pour Haus in Tell City, Indiana from noon to 4 p.m. on Sunday, February 24, 2019. Everyone is invited to attend. Condolences may be expressed online at


Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
College Heights United Methodist Church


Thursday, February 21, 2019 starting at 6:00 PM
College Heights United Methodist Church

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