Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas


May 30, 2013

Michael Joe Cordell

Michael Joe Cordell, 61 of Waxahachie, passed away Wednesday, May 29, 2013 in Dallas.  

He was born April 2, 1952, to Joe and Doris Williams Cordell. Michael graduated from Corsicana High School and attended Navarro College for several years. He worked at Beall’s Department store in Waxahachie in the men’s department since 2002. He enjoyed sports, Texas Ranger baseball and was always helpful with the gardening around the house even though he did not enjoy gardening. He will be missed by his family and everyone who knew him and loved him.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one brother, William Cordell.

Survivors include his wife Cynthia Cordell of Waxahachie; numerous nieces and nephews, cousins and friends.

Visitation with the family will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 31, 2013, at Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie.   

Services to celebrate his life are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday, June 1, 2013, at the First United Methodist Church in Waxahachie with the Rev. James Southard officiating.

An online guest book is available at by selecting the Michael Joe Cordell obituary.

Arrangements are under the direction of Wayne Boze Funeral Home in Waxahachie.


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