Joseph Charles Ferrell, 64, of Proctor, WV passed away Thursday, July 5, 2018 at his home.

He was born April 3, 1954 in New Martinsville, WV, the son of the late Carl S. and Dorothy E. Miller Ferrell.

Joe was a retired coal miner with McElroy Coal Company having retired in 2014; he had a love for his family, hunting, fishing and farming; and was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Jill Michelle Ferrell; and his companion, Peggy Young.

Survivors include three daughters, Amanda J. (Brad) Blake of Proctor, Becky (David) Bennett of Smithfield, PA, and Melissa (Jamie) Dent of Littleton, WV; four grandsons, Boden and Coleby Blake, Maverick Bennett and Tanner Dent; four brothers, his twin brother, John (Penny Richey) Ferrell of St. Joe’s, Brent (Donna) Ferrell of Genoa, WV, Keith (Kristy) Ferrell of St. Joe’s, and Scott Ferrell of Seattle, Washington; three sisters, Barbara E. Ferrell and Marilyn Kay (Larry) Miller, both of St. Joe’s, and Carol Sue (David) Fialkowski of Seminole, FL; several nieces and nephews. Joe will be missed by his family, including Melissa (David) McEldowney and Stevie (Faye) Young both of New Martinsville.

Family will receive friends on Monday from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. at Grisell Funeral Home & Crematory, 751 Third St. New Martinsville, with vigil services at 7:30 p.m.

Funeral Liturgy with Mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, July 10, 2018 at 11 a.m. at St. Joseph Catholic Church, Proctor, with Fr. Symeon Galazka as celebrant.

Burial will follow in Northview Cemetery, New Martinsville, WV.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church 65 Frohnapfel Lane, Proctor, WV 26055.

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