April 08, 1962 - August 20, 2021
Obituary For Donna Ferrell
With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Donna Ferrell on Friday, August 20th, 2021.
Graveside service will be Friday the 27th, at 11:00 AM at White Oak Grove Old Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 6 PM on Thursday at Sewell Mortuary.
Donna Anita Ferrell was born April 8, 1962, at Grady Memorial Hospital
to the late Cecil Ferrell Sr. and Mildred Wimbish Ferrell. As she entered
at Grady, she was granted her wings at the same hospital on August 20,
2021, surrounded by her loving children, Tiffany and Isiah.
She joined Mount Sinai Baptist Church at an early age and attended
White Oak Grove Baptist Church. She attended A. F. Herndon
Elementary and McCrary Elementary. She graduated from Woodbury
High School Class of 1980. She worked at Standard Product in Griffin,
GA, and Southern Mills/Tencate for over 35 years until she couldn’t
physically perform her job. She created lifelong bonds with friends that
interacted as family at Standard Product and Tencate.
Donna was called by family members as “Dino” and by her siblings as
“Sargent Waters”. She was known to her grandchildren as “Nana” who
she loved beyond measure and enjoyed working as their “short order”
cook. Donna loved the “Oakland Raiders” football team which she
enjoyed watching every Sunday while trash talking with her family. Her
past time was talking on the phone with her family/friends and
connecting with friends on Facebook. Donna was a generous person
that would give her last in order to help others. God truly gained a
She loved her family and friends and fought a good fight until the end.
Donna leaves to cherish her loving memories two children, Tiffany
(Jarvis) Hudson and Isiah (Lekim) Ferrell. She leaves three precious
grandchildren, Lencia Aniya Ferrell, Kaleb Stephens, and Zachariah
Ferrell. Three siblings will be coping with her loss as well, Deborah
Ferrell, Cecil Ferrell, Jr., and Gregory (Sherry) Ferrell. Donna leaves one
aunt, Etta Ruth Ferrell, and one uncle, Chester (Hazel) Ferrell. She leaves
a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, and special friends.
Your family is in our prayers. RIP classmate. Dwight and Dorothy Thompson
To my Family, I am so sorry for the loss of Donna. I Pray Your Strength.
My condolences to the family May God comfort you during this difficult time
You will be missed cousin. RIH
Donna you truly will be miss you was a Good friend you always treat me nice when I heard of your passing my heart was broken God have truly gained an Beautiful😇Rest peacefully my friend❤️💕🥰
My thoughts and prayers are with the family.
My condolences and prayers are with our family. Cousins are the ones with whom we share the most beautiful memories of our lives, and that is what Donna has left for all of us to bear with her absence. However, her smile was unbreakable, so always keep smiling, for your cousin will live in your memories always. Rest in Peace, Donna Ferrell, and Viva Las Vegas!
Sending prayers for the family. Donna will be missed. Love for my dear friends Deb and family.. may God keep you under his wings
Prayers for the family during this difficult time and the weeks and months ahead.
My condolences to the family, you have our Prayers and Love during these sad hours. May God Bless and Keep You in his care. Dorita and Myia Smith
Condolences to the family.I'm going to miss our phone conversations.
Praying for the family
Praying for your family.
Condolences goes out to the Ferrell Family 🙏🙏. R.I.H.I.P. Donna you will be missed dearly......🙏🙏
May your hearts soon be filled with wonderful memories of joyful times together as you celebrate a life well lived.rest in peace Henry and Gloria Caldwell.
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