Born 3-8-1939 -- Died 5-5-2007
Donald Lee Ferrill, was born the son of Arthur Ferrill and Mary Elizabeth Scott Ferrill on March 8, 1939, in Portageville, Mo., and died on May 5, 2007, at Baptist Intergris Hospital in Oklahoma City, Okla., at the age of 68.
He was united in marriage at Poplarville, Miss., to Judy Gail Skirvin.
He is survived by: his wife, Judy of the family home in Mammoth Spring, Ark.; five children, Donna L. Plimpton and husband, Gary of Mammoth Spring, Charles A. Ferrill and wife, Linda of Bay St. Louis,?Miss., Brenda L. Jason and husband, Mike of Bay St. Louis, Miss., James L. Ferrill of Bay St. Louis, Miss., and Donald L. Ferrill Jr., and wife, Melissa of Apache Junction, Ariz.; 17 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two brothers, Jack Ferrill and Eugene Ferrill; two sisters, Betty Mertens and Charlene Bickell, several nieces; nephews; and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Arthur Ray Ferrill.
Memorial services were held May 9 at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Thayer. Burial followed in Thayer Cemetery with services by Carter Funeral Home of Thayer,