Lora Jean Ferrell, of Kennett, daughter of the late Milton Lee Dinkins and Laura May Ford Dinkins, was born Aug. 1, 1914, in Ellington, Mo., and departed this life Sunday, March 6, 2011, at National Health Care in Kennett, at the age of 96 years, 7 months and 5 days.
Lora married Ronald Earl Hatch who preceded her in death. Later she married Fowler Ferrell who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by a brother, Lyman Dinkins.
Survivors include, one son, Ronald Earl Hatch, Jr., of Malden, Mo.; three daughters, Beryl Cook, of Flushing, Mich., Bonna Hampton, of O'Fallon, Mo., and Linda Masterson of Rector, Ark.; 11 grandchildren; 20 great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren, and other relatives and many friends.
Visitation will be from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., Tuesday, March 8, 2011, at McDaniel Funeral Home in Kennett.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Wednesday, March 9, 2011, at McDaniel Chapel with Rev. Don Emery officiating.
Burial will follow in the Oak Ridge Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers are Dewayne Cook, Dennis Cook, Donald Cook, Rick Hampton, Mitch Hampton, Waylon Hatch and Austin Hatch.
Online condolences may be made at www.mcdanielfuneralservice.com