Dennis Ferrell

February 09, 1955 - March 05, 2013 

Dennis Ferrell

February 09, 1955 - March 05, 2013 

Obituary for Dennis Ferrell

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Mr. Dennis Ferrell, 58, of Union City died Tuesday, March 5, 2013, after suffering an apparent heart attack while working on an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico.

Funeral services for Mr. Ferrell will be conducted 2:00 p.m. Sunday at Lake Road Baptist Church near Union City. Brother Chip Davis will officiate. Burial will follow in Fremont Cemetery near Union City.

The family will receive friends at Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home on Saturday from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. and on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until service time at Lake Road Baptist Church.

Pallbearers will be Kevin Lewis, Gary Lewis, Lance Taylor, Jacob Austin, Gary Ferrell, Steve Ferrell, Darrell Ferrell, and Tim Ferrell. Honorary pallbearers will be Dan Bondurant, Floyd Peal and Thomas Peal.

He was born February 9, 1955, in Hickman, Ky., son of the late Prentice Harold and Dortha (Wilkerson) Ferrell. He married Sherry (Howard) Ferrell January 4, 1988. She survives. He was an Offshore Installation Manager for Transocean Offshore Deepwater Drilling, Inc. for 35 years. He was a member of Lake Road Baptist Church and the National Rifle Association.

He is also survived by his daughter, Lauren Alise Ferrell of Union City; his son, Christopher Schneider of Union City; his step son, Jacob Ashley Austin of Nashville; three brothers and sister-in-law, Darrell Ferrell of Union City, Stephen Ferrell of Hickman and Gary and Brandy Ferrell of Carthage, Tn.; two sisters and brothers-in-law, Beth and John Holmes of Dresden and Darlene and Troy Patterson of Moreland, Ga.

He was also preceded in death by his brother, Roger Dale Ferrell.

Edmaiston-Mosley Funeral Home.

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