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Ellis Ferry

January 18, 1926 ~ January 8, 2022 (age 95)


Ellis Ferry, 95, passed away on January 8, 2022. Ellis was a WWII veteran, earning three battle stars, as well as being a Bronze Star recipient. He was a co-owner of Daisy Mattress Company, and a contract school bus driver with Hamilton County Schools. He was very involved with many youth athletic programs in the area and a former deacon at Melville Baptist Church. Ellis was a loving father, grandfather and husband.


He is preceded in death by his wife, Evelyn West Ferry; son, Eddie Ferry; parents, Ralph and Pauline Ferry; brother, Donald Ferry; and sister, Katherine Ferry.


He is survived by his children, June Ferry, Michael (Anita) Ferry and Suzanne (Mike) Smith, grandson, Matthew (Mary) Ferry; brother, Ralph (Tennie Jo) Ferry; sister, Barbara (Tommy) Haile, as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family.


The family will receive friends and loved ones from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. on Thursday January 13, 2022 at the funeral home. Graveside services will be held in Poe Cemetery with Dr. Raymond Legg presiding at 1:00 p.m. on Friday, January 14, 2022.


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Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy Daisy, TN 37379.

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January 13, 2022

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Williamson & Sons Funeral Home
8852 Dayton Pike
Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379

Graveside Service
January 14, 2022

1:00 PM
Poe Cemetery
Pottery Lane
Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379

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