Bobby Joe Ferrell, age 78 of Smithville, TN, passed away Friday, April 2, 2021. A native of Cannon County, TN, he was the son of the late Dock Bob and Mary Etta McGee Ferrell. Mr. Ferrell was also preceded in death by his son, David Ray Ferrell and a sister, Johnnie Blythe.
Mr. Ferrell is survived by his wife, Cindy Lee Abernathy Ferrell; step-son, Alex Jones of Murfreesboro, TN; step-grandson, Brent Jones; brothers, L. B. Ferrell of Murfreesboro, TN, Carl Ray, Ronnie, Donnie, and Larry Ferrell all of Lebanon, TN, Wayne Ferrell of Nashville, TN, and Danny Ferrell of Thompsons Station, TN; sisters, Dean Bogle of Murfreesboro, TN, Dovie Christian of Watertown, TN, Betty Olsen of Lebanon, TN, Christine Smith and Anne Wallace both of Brush Creek, TN, and Kathy Adkins of Brant, AL, Marie Johnson of Clarksville, TN; and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Saturday, April 10, 2021 at Woodfin Memorial Chapel. A graveside service will be held at 3:00 PM Saturday, April 10, 2021 following the visitation at Evergreen Cemetery. Rev. Edgar Boles will officiate. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Mr. Ferrell was of the Baptist faith and a retired plumber and pipe-fitter with the Local 572.
An online guestbook for the Ferrell family is available at www.woodfinchapel.com.
Woodfin Memorial Chapel. (615) 893-5151.