Donald Jack Ferrell
Pomona--Donald Jack Ferrell, 83, passed away on Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at Advent Health in Ottawa, Kansas. He was born on October 12, 1937 in Almartha, Missouri, the son of Ralph and Eulah (Mefford) Ferrell.
Jack had lived in Pomona, Kansas since 2002 and had lived in Kansas City, Missouri before that.
Jack had been a truck driver for many years and had also been a dispatcher for Cetco Inc. until his retirement. He had worked at The Gun Guys in Ottawa as an antique gun appraiser. He had served in the U.S. Army from 1963 to 1965 and was discharged as an E-4. He was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Community Church, the 52 Plus Joker Club, and was a Civil War buff.
On June 26, 1964, Jack was united in marriage to Sharon Bohrn in Bethel, Kansas. To this union three children were born, Christy, Marty and Tammy.
Jack was preceded in death by his son, Marty Ferrell on October 15, 2020; his parents, Ralph and Eulah and his sister and brother-in-law, Gloria Dean and Cleo Myers.
Jack is survived by his wife, Sharon, of 57 years; his two daughters, Christy Shehan (Mike Clune) of Ottawa and Tammy (Jim) Green of Pomona; his daughter-in-law, Angela Ferrell of Ottawa; his two brothers, Bernal (Carol) Ferrell of Independence, Missouri and George (Diane) Ferrell of Loveland, Colorado; his sister, Hope (Rick) Cantrell of Fordland, Missouri; ten grandchildren and twenty-six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services for Jack will be at 11:30am on Wednesday, August 11 at the Mt. Pleasant Community Church, 26075 S. Berryton Rd., Lyndon, KS. Burial with Military Honors will be in the Vassar Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 7:30pm on Tuesday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Pleasant Community Church, sent in care of Feltner Funeral Home, 818 Topeka Avenue, Lyndon, KS. 66451. Online condolences for the family may be left at feltnerfuneralhome.com.
Posted online on August 06, 2021