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Pannell services

Graveside service for Martin J. Pannell of Iola, whose death Monday was reported in Tuesday’s Register, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Highland Cemetery in Iola.

Memorials to American Cancer Society may be left at Waugh-Yokum & Friskel Memorial Chapels, Iola, which is in charge of arrangements.

He was born Jan 21, 1959, in Liberal, to Harold Wesley “Hal” and Joanne (Campbell) Pannell. He grew up in several communities before the family moved to Iola in 1969 from Lockwood, Mo. He was graduated from Iola High School in 1977.

He served in the U.S. Army for eight years. He returned to Iola following an honorable discharge from the service where he worked as a local and over the road truck driver. He worked for Werner Truck Line, SEKan Asphalt and Price Truck Line before his health failed.

He enjoyed reading, fishing, gardening, grilling outdoors and spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his longtime companion, Peggy Smith, Iola; his father of Iola; three brothers, Dr. Brian and his wife, Jill, Leawood, Kirk and his wife, Sandy, Fort Worth, Texas, and Dave and his wife, Debbie, Paola; and three nephews and two nieces.

His mother died earlier.

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