Shelby Headrick Ferrell

SYLVESTER -- Mrs. Shelby Headrick Ferrell, 74, of Sylvester died Saturday September 29, 2012 at her residence.

The funeral services will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday October 4, 2012 at Banks Funeral Home Chapel with interment to follow in the Hillcrest Cemetery with the Rev. Sam Thompson officiating.

Mrs. Ferrell was born on January 1, 1938 to the late Paul Glenn and Ella Mae Jeffery Headrick in Priors, GA. She has lived in Worth County since 1977 and was a military wife. Mrs. Ferrell had worked for Worth County Textile and was a homemaker who enjoyed gardening and driving friends around. Mrs. Ferrell attended Praise Temple Church of God and was a very spiritual person and loved everyone.

Survivors include her daughters, Sidonia Ferrell of Thomasville, Tammie Thomas (Michael) of Pelion, SC; granddaughter, Amanda Grace Thomas of Boston, MA; sisters, Evelyn King of Tallahassee, Helen Davis (Bill) of Eufaula, AL, Margaret Norman (Olin) of Columbus, Barbara Tanner of Sylvester, Gwendolyn Wade (John) of Sylvester and a brother Jerry P. Headrick (Janet) of Cordele.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Ferrell was preceded in death by her husband Hansel L. Ferrell on November 11, 1992 and a son Renny Ferrell November 23, 1979.

The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 6:00 until 8:00 PM at Banks Funeral Home.

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Banks Funeral Home

Sylvester 229/776-2055