Josephine Melton Ferrell, 94, passed away Fri., May 03, 2019 at Alive Hospice of Murfreesboro. A native of Cannon Co., she was the daughter of the late Wiley and Effie Sullins Melton.
She is survived by her children, JoAnn (Joe) Francis of Bradyville, James (Terri) Ferrell of Readyville, Jean Grosch of Readyville; 8 Grandchildren, Misty (Johnny) Powell, Stacie (Michael) Bryson, Blake (Tamera) Grosch, Mary (Damon) Graham, Sherry Morton, Dustin Ferrell, Daniel (Katie) Ferrell and Kelly Ferrell; 16 Great Grandchildren and 1 Great great grandchild. Also surviving is her sister, Dorothy Douglas of Woodbury.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bratten Ferrell; Son, W.T. Ferrell; Son-in-law, Mike Grosch; Sisters, Ophia Turner, Lillian Ferrell and Margaret Melton.
Ms. Ferrell was a member of the Shiloh Baptist Church and was retired from Colonial Corp. She loved to sew and be outside working in her flowers.
Visitation with the family will be from 10 am until 2 pm Monday, May 06, 2019 at Woodbury Funeral Home. Graveside services will follow in the Riverside Gardens Cemetery with Bro. Sidney Parham officiating.