P.O. Box 506, 943 Highway 425 North, Monticello, AR71655

Bobby Lee Ferrell, Sr.
September 15, 2021

Bobby Lee Ferrell, Sr.

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Bobby Lee Ferrell, Sr. was born in Drew County, AR to the late Sylvester and Luerilla Ferrell on January 17,1941. He was the second of nine children. Bobby departed from this Earth to eternity on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, peacefully in his home.

Bobby accepted Christ at an early age and continued to serve faithfully as a deacon at St. Mary AME Church. He grew up to be a hardworking family man who dedicated his life to the Lord and his family. He worked as a Supervisor for Burlington here in Monticello for 30 plus years. When the mill shut down, he later got a job as a school custodian for the Monticello School District where he served for over 20 years. He also attended church at New Relationship Christian Center where his Pastor is Pastor Martiz Scott. He was mostly well known in the church by the powerful prayers that would go forth by him on Sunday morning all through his life. We thank Gid for the Godly man that he was and the love that he produced to everyone he came in contact with. He was a lover of sports, hunting, fishing, and working on automobiles. He loved watching sports on television and attending Friday Night Football at the Monticello High School home games. He was an all-around young hearted great man, and we thank God for his sweet Spirit and presence.

He leaves to cherish his memory: his wife of 48 years, Jacqueryl Ferrell of Monticello; one son, Bobby L. Ferrell, Jr. (Laquita) of Monticello, AR; four daughters, LaTunga Brown-Isom (Kevin) of Ypsilanti, MI; Tanagela Richardson (Anthony) of Dermott, AR; Roshonda and Brandi Ferrell both of Monticello, AR; two brothers, John W. Ferrell, Sr. (Judy) of Monticello, AR, Carl E. Ferrell, Sr. (Thelma) of Wilmar, AR; two sisters, Gracie Stewart (Donnie) of Monticello, AR and Pearline Johnson (Joe) of San Diego, CA; 20 grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends.

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Visitation
Visitation
Saturday, September 18, 2021
from 5:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home
943 Highway 425 North
Monticello, AR  71655
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Service
Funeral Service
Sunday, September 19, 2021
at 3:00 p.m.
Stephenson-Dearman Funeral Home
943 Highway 425 North
Monticello, AR  71657
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Interment
Oakland Cemetery
N. Hyatt St
Monticello, AR  71655
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Condolences(18)

  1. Sharon McIntyre
    Jacki & Family,

    I was very sorry to hear about Bobby. I enjoyed working with him at Burlington all those years when I was in payroll. He was always so pleasant, we shared many a laugh together. You and your family are in my prayers.

    Sincerely
    Sharon
  2. Bridgette Freeman
    Sending my deepest condolences to you all at this trying time.
    Love you all
  3. Sharon Haynes
    To the Ferrell family you have my sincere condolences. The Moore & Haynes families.
  4. Reginia Hawkins-Jones
    Ferrell family:
    So sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. I will always cherish the memories that Pastor Hatchett and my family shared with the Ferrell family at church and while visiting in your home. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers.
    Love Always,
    Reginia Hawkins-Jones,
    Pastor of The Church of Transformation (TCOT)
    Fountain Hill, Arkansas
  5. Sallie Ferrell Calbert
    Brother Bobby was loved by every one that new him , my heart rejoice knowing that he and his brother Charles will sing Hallelujah once again to the Lord . You will be greatly missed .
  6. DR.WHM
    May care and love of those around you provide comfort and peace to get you through the days ahead. My most sincere condolences.
  7. Michelle Handley
    I wish we would have laughed and talked longer on that Tuesday but at least we looked for and talked about auto parts for your truck( would only let me help him in store) I'm going to miss you my friend 😢 I'm Thankful and Grateful 🙏 ❤ for all of your wise and encouraging words of wisdom throughout the many years of friendship!! May God Bless and keep your Beautiful wife whom you adored and loved dearly ❤ your wonderful children,grandchildren whom you cherished and all your family, friends as long as you were around they were Covered... because you definitely kept us all in your Prayers!! Rest well my friend ❤ God Is Love
  8. Dorothy McDowell
    You will surely be missed! To Jackie and the rest of the family, I’m sadden that I’m not able to be with you at this time. Condolences and prayers!
  9. Christal Harvey
    I do not have words this hurts deep. I'm praying for my family throughout the day daily. I have so many fun and funny memories of you that I will hold on to forever. You were like a 2nd dad to me and I thank you for treating me like one of your daughters. You will be truly missed
  10. Jennifer Adams
    Ms. Jackie, children and family. My sincere condolences for your tragic loss. My thoughts and prayers for you all for peace and comfort in the trials in the days ahead. May God bless you and comfort you at all times.
  11. Jacqueline Jones
    Praying for the the family.
  12. Ronald Gardner
    Rest in peace uncle bobby I'm going to miss u
  13. Ronald Gardner
    I'm going to miss u uncle bobby
  14. David & Candi Lawson
    Mr. Bobby was one of the best men I knew and one of the most honest and hard working employee that has worked for me over the years! You will be missed by many and remembered by all. Prayers for all of the family and may God be with all of you during your time of loss.
  15. Brandy Ferrell
    Missing you already!! I love you daddy❤️‍🩹
  16. Kimberly Williams
    The Williams family sends their prayers and condolences to the Ferrell family during their time of bereavement.
  17. Kimberly Williams
    The Williams family sends their prayers and condolences to the Ferrell family during their time of bereavement.🙏🙏🙏
  18. Montanez Marks
    My condolences and prayers are with the family in the loss of such an awesome man Mr. Bobby Ferrell, he will be truly missed, to his sweet wife Mrs. Jackie, children, grandchildren and other family members continue to look to God for all of your strength and understanding.

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