Graveside service for Glenda Ferrell, age 77, of Flint, are scheduled for 2 o’clock in the afternoon Wednesday, January 6, 2016 at Taylor Cemetery in Gallatin. Bro. Perry Eaton will be officiating. Services are under the direction of Autry Funeral Home in Jacksonville. Mrs. Ferrell passed away Monday, January 4, 2016 in Tyler. She was born November 7, 1938 in Gallatin to Rufus and Nora (Jenkins)Jones. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Sonny Ferrell and son, Selwin Ferrell. Glenda was a member of Lake Community Baptist Church in Dogwood City. She worked as an LVN at Rusk and Tyler nursing homes and also was employed by UT Health Center. She loved to work in her yard and paint. Survivors include her daughter, Sammie Goodwin and husband Larry of Tyler; sons, John Mark Ferrell of Flint, Vence Ferrell of Teaselville and Cody Ferrell and wife Dana of Bullard; sisters, Hazel Wright and husband J. B. of San Marcos and Lanor Faye Evans; brothers, Rufus Ray Jones and wife Rosmary of Rusk and Bro. Carol Wayne Jones and wife Sandy of Timpson; four grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.
Published on  January 5, 2016