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Horace Burl Ferrell
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Birth: Oct. 5, 1924
Cass County
Texas, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 2007
Harrison County
Texas, USA

MARSHALL -- Services for Horace B. Ferrell will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, March 13, 2007, at the Colonial Chapel of Sullivan-Heaster Funeral Home with the Rev. Harold Colburn, pastor of Waskom United Methodist Church, the Rev. E. Bowman, pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Waskom and the Rev. W.T. Permenter, former pastor of First Presbyterian Church of Waskom officiating. Interment will be in Restland Cemetery in Waskom.

Mr. Ferrell died March 10, 2007, at a Marshall hospital. Born October 5, 1924, in Linden, he served in the Marines during World War II, was a deacon and elder in First Presbyterian Church of Waskom and a 32nd degree Mason.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Lou Ferrell; sons, Ronnie and Randy Ferrell; daughter, Deborah Jones; brothers, David and Morris Ferrell; and sister, Lillian Parker.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. today, March 12, 2007, at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at

Published in the Longview News-Journal on 3/12/2007.

Additional Note:
Horace Burl Ferrell, the fifth child of John Burl & Annie Eulala (Watkins) Ferrell, born in Cass County Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents and 4 of his 6 brother, William Vernon Ferrell, John Orval Ferrell, Vance Clifton Ferrell & Harland Oneal Ferrell.

Military Note:
Pfc. Horace B. Ferrell, son of Mr. and Mrs. J. B. Ferrell of Linden, graduate of Linden High. Entered Marines in 1942, trained in San Diego, Cal. Served on Guam and Guadalcanal. Awarded Presidential Ctiation and Purple Heart. Wounded in Bougainville in 1942. Discharged in 1943.

Family links: 
  John Burl Ferrell (1893 - 1961)
  Annie Eulala Watkins Ferrell (1892 - 1981)
  Betty Lou McFarland Ferrell (1925 - 2009)*
  William Vernon Ferrell (1913 - 1991)*
  Lillian Ferrell Parker (1919 - 2016)*
  Franklin David Ferrell (1922 - 2010)*
  Horace Burl Ferrell (1924 - 2007)
  Vance Clifton Ferrell (1927 - 2001)*
  Harland Oneal Ferrell (1931 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Restland Cemetery
Harrison County
Texas, USA
Created by: Josephine Hall
Record added: May 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 19302812
Horace Burl Ferrell
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Horace Burl Ferrell
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Horace Burl Ferrell
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Thank you
- Nancy Ferrell
 Added: Nov. 11, 2011
Uncle Horace, Thank you so much for serving our County during WWII and keeping us safe. Love Always,
- Josephine & Freddie Hall
 Added: May. 28, 2007

- Janice Williams Langley
 Added: May. 8, 2007
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