62 year old Joe Ellis Ferrell of Rock Island died Sunday at River Park Hospital of McMinnville. He was retired from Guthrie Nursery and a member of the Covenant Fellowship Baptist Church of Morrison. The funeral will be Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. at the Chapel of Love-Cantrell Funeral Home. Burial will be in DeKalb Cemetery. He was preceded in death by his parents, Tommy and Vella Young Ferrell; a sister, Gladys Earles; and four brothers, Thomas, Toy, Paul,and J.E. Ferrell. Survivors include his wife, Rachel Johnson Ferrell; Two sons, Joe Howard Ferrell and Mark and his wife, Marsha Ferrrell; and one granddaughter, Gabrielle Elyse Ferrell of Rock Island. Five brothers, Raymond Ferrell of Spencer, Ben Ferrell of McMinnville, Troy Ferrell of Altamont, Johnny Ferrell of Centertown, and Jimmy Ferrell of McMinnville. Love-Cantrell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Visitation will be Monday from 10:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. and Tuesday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m.
Joe Ellis Ferrell
Dec 11 2006