Gertrude Calvin Wilkins Ferrell
Gertrude Calvin Wilkins Ferrell, 86, of Durham passed away Wednesday, September 14, 2022 at her home.
Gertrude was born in Granville County on September 13, 1936 to the late Fred Calvin Wilkins and Jeanette Daniel. She was a member of Tally Ho Baptist Church. Gertrude was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. She was passionate about gardening and loved her chickens like they were her family.
Visitation will be held Saturday, September 17, 2022 from 12:00 – 1:45 PM at Tally Ho First Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband of fifty-seven years, Gene Ferrell; two sons, William Ferrell (Esperanza) and Fred Ferrell; two daughters, Cindy Stanley and Jennie Bowling (Robert); four grandchildren, Morgan Stanley(Andy), Tyler Stanley, Hannah Bowling and Weston Bowling; one step-granddaughter, Anadia; a special cousin, Virginia Vaughan and many friends and extended family. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Marion Welden and a son-in-law, Paul Stanley.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 17, 2022 at 2:00 PM at Tally Ho First Baptist Church officiated by Reverend Robert Oliver. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to Tally Ho First Baptist Church Building Fund, 1692 Sanders Rd., Stem, NC 27581.
Pallbearers for the service will be Jimmy Ferrell, William Ferrell Jr., Fred Ferrell, Robert Bowling, Tyler Stanley and Mark Tilley.