Cecil A.J. McConnell, better known as “A.J.” passed away on Sunday July 17, 2022 at the age of 77. A.J. worked as a superintendent and was very successful as well as being very independent. He enjoyed the outdoors, his favorite things were, fishing and the river.
A.J. served in the National Guard Engineers for six years and was so proud to be able to do so. He spoke of this till the end. Everyone loved his friendly kind spirit and his willingness to always help family and friends. He had a group of wonderful Guy’s that he remained friends with to the end. Their Little circle was called the “The Nutria’s”
Cecil is survived by his loving wife, Daphane A. McConnell, son Paul J. McConnell and daughter Kim M. Guillory (Kevin) as well as his grandchildren; Anthony L. Jackson (Emily Barron), Landon J. Guillory, Jaide M. Guillory, his great-grandchildren, Brodie L. Jackson and Lilly Anna M. Barron.
Cecil also leaves behind his siblings; Roy McConnell (Becky), Donna Maestri (Gary), Tommy McConnell (the late Vickie) and sister Bonnie Muscarello (Randy).
He is preceded in death by his parents Cecil A.J. McConnel, Sr. and Gloria Ann Leindecker.