Michael Grant Waddell, 45, of Mendenhall passed away Tuesday, November 20, 2012, at Simpson General Hospital. Born in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on February 28, 1967, a son of Shirley (Broom) Waddell and the late Thomas Waddell, Michael is survived by his wife, Heather (May) Waddell; a son, Charles Michael Ellingburg; a daughter, Heiley Marie May, all of Mendenhall; and a sister, Linda Coon, of Plano, TX. He was employed as an Officer at MDOC. Arrangements have been entrusted to Tutor Funeral Home of Mendenhall. Visitation will be Friday, November 23, 2012, from 5 pm until 8 pm. The religious service will be in Tutor Funeral Home Chapel, Mendenhall, at 10:00 am on Saturday, November 24, 2012, with Rev. Bryan Shufelt officiating. Interment will be in Braxton City Cemetery.