Paul Hilton Ferrell

October 2, 2020

Paul Hilton Ferrell, 78, passed away Thursday, Oct. 1, 2020 at St. Thomas Dekalb E/R. He was a native of Cannon Co.

He is survived by his daughter, Viva Johnson of Smithville; grandchildren, Brad and Brandie Johnson, Melissa Johnson and Debra Johnson; 4 great grandchildren and 2 step great grandchildren also survive.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie James and Nanny Mae Jones Ferrell, his wife, Nellie Marie Ferrell and siblings, Jones, Charles W., Billy and Nadine Ferrell.

Mr. Ferrell was a member of the church of Christ and he enjoyed picking a guitar. He was retired from State of TN with the Forestry dept. and TDOT.

Funeral Services will be 3 pm Sunday, October 4, 2020 in the Chapel of Woodbury Funeral Home. Interment will follow in the Mt. Aarat Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be Saturday, October 3, 2020 from 4 to 8 pm.

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