Philip "Foots" Ferrell
Funeral Date: 1/9/2012

Obituary:
Philip “Foots” Ferrell age 61 of Johnsville, Ar. died Friday, January 6th at Baptist Hospital in Little Rock, AR. He was born October 27th, 1950 in Warren AR. a son of Madeline McKenzie Ferrell, Johnsville and the late Thomas Marshall Ferrell. He was a farmer, a truck driver and a member of Palestine United Methodist Church. He was a man of few words, but when he spoke: his words spoke loudly and clearly. He loved to swap stories with his buddies. He enjoyed farming, hunting, and watching old westerns. When his father passed away from cancer, he stepped up and became a second father to his younger brother and sister. His grandchildren were the light of his life. He enjoyed teaching them to hunt, fish, farm and drive the tractor as well as lovingly teasing them as he guided them through life. Also preceding him in death was his maternal grandparents, Harvey and Esther McKenzie and his paternal grandparents, J.C. “Jimmy” and Lizzie Ferrell, a brother in law Charles Martin and a cousin Alma McClain. He is also survived by his wife whom he married October 24, 1972. Candice Kuppinger Ferrell. 2 daughters, Jamie Joy Jones and spouse Eddy, Springdale, AR. LaKendal Piper, Johnsville, AR. A brother, Thomas E. “Tommy” Ferrell and spouse Renee, Johnsville, AR. A sister Nancy Martin, Hamburg, AR. 4 grandchildren Kami Piper, Johnsville, AR., Sidney Jones, Springdale, AR. Lynzey Best and spouse Joe, Rogers AR.; Ashley Jones, Lowell, AR. 1 great-grandchild Alexxa Best, Rogers, AR. A nephew Steven Ferrell, Johnsville, AR. and nieces Courtney Ferrell, Johnsville, AR. and Nikki Martin, Hamburg, AR. Funeral services were 1:30pm Monday, January 9th at Frazer’s Chapel with Rev. Tim Saunders and Rev. Wayman Mann officiating. Janice Sullivan was organist and soloist was Jennifer Jones. Burial was in Calvary Cemetery by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Scotty Ferrell, Clay Lowry, Bob Williams, Mitch Wardlaw, Robbie Lowry, Eddie Ferrell, Charlie Maxwell, Heaath Maxwell and Justin Calhoun. Honorary pallbearers were Charles Ferrell, Keith Outlaw, Bobby Ray Wilson, Donie Ray Lowry, Bryan Ferrell, Kenneth Ferrell, Otha Ferrell, Sonny Rainey, Billy Joe Ferrell, Mack Wayne Harrod, Dr. Kerry Pennington, Karen Richardson and James Pennington.

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Name: Barbie McVay Meeks
Message: I am so sorry to Mr Phillips passing. I always thought alot of him when I was growing up. I know he was fighting for his life in the hospital but now he no longer fights. May you all find peace. I love you all.

Name: Dennis & Sherry Ferrell Hays
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Name: Dennis & Sherry Ferrell Hays
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. We are so sorry for your loss.

Name: Dorothy Outlaw
Message: Sorry to hear of the passing of Philip. My God keep his loving arms around you all during this time. Dorothy Baker Outlaw

Name: Bill and Angela Dawson
Message: Mrs. Candi,I am so sorry to hear about Mr. Ferrell. You and your family are in our hearts and prayers.

Name: David & Karen McDougald
Message: so sorry for your loss.May God bless each of you.

Name: Treasa Putthoff
Message: My heart is very sad for you and your family. May you find peace soon.

Name: Barbara & James Newman
Message: Kendal,we are so sorry for your loss..Will keep you and your family in our prayers!!!

Name: Michelle & Jason McDougald
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time of sorrow. If y'all need anything just let us know.

Name: Denisa Mann Moseley
Message: LaKendal & family, You are all in my prayers.

Name: Debbie Huddleston
Message: I want to express my condolences to all for the loss of Mr. Ferrell. I will keep you all in my prayers.

Name: Lagina and Greg Hayes
Message: You all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: rebecca jenkins gilley
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Name: Paul and Linda Newman
Message: May God wrap his loving around each of you at this time of sorrow. May you lean up the Lord for your stength in the days and weeks to come. Prayers for the family

Name: Sharon & Leonard Rice
Message: It is with the deepest of sadness that we have learned of Phillips’ passing. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers.

Name: Mary Clanton
Message: To all the family I extend my deepest sympathies. Phillip was a wonderful family man and will be sorely missed. May God bless you all.

Name: James & Nina Outlaw
Message: Family, so sorry to hear about Philip. Just know you are in our thought & prayers..

Name: Phillip And Gail Ferrell
Message: Our thoughts and prayers are with you in this time of sorrow'