Thank You Cecil Whig Readers!

We are so excited to announce that Purnell Body Shop has once again been voted the Best Auto Body Shop in the Cecil County area thanks to the readers of Cecil Whig! We are beyond grateful and humbled to be recognized by our customers and fellow businesses in Elkton, North East, Rising Sun, and all over the Cecil County Area for this award. Folks who know our team know that they come to work each day ready to serve the people in our community and are not “in it for the awards”. We greatly appreciate this recognition and would like to thank all of those who voted for us in this year’s poll.

We also want to thank our techs, paint crew, estimators, managers and office staff for their continuous hard work and dedication to making Purnell Body Shop the best in the business. It is because of their efforts that we are able to provide such a high level of service and satisfaction with each repair. Thank you, team!

We love our community and will continue to raise the bar, one repair at a time!



We will be as transparent as possible about what costs you can expect to incur for your repair.


We take collision repair seriously. We are dedicated to delivering the best results on every job.

Why Choose Us

The pros at Purnell Body Shop are dedicated to ensuring that your car is road ready in every way.

Aluminum Repair

We have the tools, technology, skills and training to repair your aluminum body vehicle. 

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We are proud to stand behind our work, offering a lifetime warranty on all of our painting services.


We want to bring your car back to perfection without leaving you without a vehicle.