John Ferrell, 90, of 229 Belmeade Ct., Danville, VA, died, Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at the Piney Forest Health Care Center.
Born July 16, 1921 in Pittsylvania County, VA, he was the son of the late Harvey and Bettie Lee Ferrell. He was married to Lena Anderson Ferrell, who survives.
Survivors including his wife of the residence are four daughter, Marshalla Fallen (Cordell), Anita Richardson (Harriston) and Roshall Thompson all of Danville, VA and Betty Ferrell of Upper Marlboro, MD; five sons, June Ferrell (Virginia), Manchester Ferrell (Mary), Barry Ferrell (Karen), Vincent Ferrell (Lynn) and Leo Ferrell (Michelle) all of Danville, VA; one brother, Percy Ferrell of NY and a host of grandchildren, nieces, nephews other relatives and friends.
The family will receive friends at the residence.
Funeral services will be conducted on Monday, February 27, 2012 at 11 AM at Bethel Baptist Church with Rev. Clarence McLaughlin officiating. Interment will follow in the Church Cemetery.
Fisher and Watkins Funeral Home is assisting the Ferrell family.