EAST LIVERPOOL — Williard B. Ferrebee, 85, of Cain Road, handed away immediately on Monday, June 29, 2020 at 12:16 pm at East Liverpool Metropolis Hospital.
Born January 21, 1935 in Doddridge County, West Virginia, he was a son of the late Benjamin Issac and Lona Blanch Gaines Ferrebee.
He spent most of his life on this space retiring from the previous Crucible Metal Firm in Midland, Pennsylvania in 1982 after 25 years of service. He then labored for Homer Laughlin China Firm of their Water Division for 22 years. A veteran of the USA Military serving from 1956 to 1958, he attended the Emmanuel Presbyterian Church and helped with their meals pantry in addition to the meals pantry of Longs Run Trinity Presbyterian church.
A member of the Masonic Lodge #681 in East Liverpool and the Scottish Ceremony of Steubenville the place he earned the 32 diploma.
Williard beloved to get pleasure from his household particularly his grandchildren. He additionally loved gardening, fishing, working outdoors, and serving to others… all the time with a smile on his face.
He leaves behind his spouse, E. Jean Maltarich Ferrebee, whom he married August 28, 1959, at residence. There are two daughters, Rhonda Thomas and her husband, Mark of Calcutta, Ohio, and Beth Chupa and her husband, Ken of Dunedin, Florida; and two sons, D. Jeff Ferrebee of Lewisville, Texas, and David Ferrebee and his spouse, Lisa of Boardman, Ohio.
He additionally leaves behind seven grandchildren, Matt, who was like his son, and his spouse Danielle, Stacia and her husband, Jeff, Morgan and her husband, Luke, Taryn and her husband, Jason, Ryan, Jordan and her companion, Austin, and Alec. There are six nice grandchildren and one nice great-grandson.
He leaves behind two sisters, Linda Davis and Judy Zakovich; and one brother, Walter Ferrebee.
In addition to his dad and mom, he was additionally preceded in loss of life by one sister, Marge Watson; and by one brother, Joseph Ferrebee.
Mates might go to the household on Thursday from 2:00 to 4:00 pm on the Dawson Funeral Dwelling in East Liverpool, Ohio. Pastor Margie Zellars of the church will officiate a funeral service at 4:00 pm Thursday on the funeral residence. In compliance with state rules with issues of the COVID -19 virus anybody who’s planning on attending the general public visitation is required to put on a masks whereas within the funeral residence. These of you not capable of attend the visitation are inspired to succeed in out to the household electronically at: www.dawsonfuneralhome.com the place condolences might be despatched.
The household want to acknowledge and acknowledge the efforts of Williard’s granddaughter Jordan Chupa for her actions after her grandfather took in poor health at residence.