Robert "Bob" Olin Ferrell, husband of Judith Comley Ferrell, died on Friday, Dec. 1, 2017, at Palmetto Health Tuomey.
Born May 27, 1949, in Marietta, Georgia, he was the son of Hazel Saine Ferrell and the late Troy Stephen Ferrell. He attended Kennesaw College and moved to Sumter in 1979. He was the engineering manager at H & R Metals and Sumter Metal Products division of EnerSys Delaware.
He is survived by his wife; two sons, Andrew Stephen Ferrell (Brittany Hatfield), of Knoxville, Tennessee, and David Thomas Ferrell (Ryane Kinder), of Sumter; his daughter, Rebecca Lynne Ferrell, of Sumter; two beloved grandsons, Morgan Shane Ferrell and Jaxson Benning Ferrell; and his mother.
He was preceded in death by his father and two brothers, Stephen Troy Ferrell and Paul Thomas Ferrell.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Monday at Alice Drive Baptist Church with the Rev. Canon D. Joseph Rhodes and the Rev. Jock Hendricks officiating. Burial will follow in Sumter Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Woody Woodruff, Steve Catoe, Brian Gerlt, Rusty Dixon, David Thrower, Harold Hicks, Jay Britton and Bryan Hatfield.
The family will receive friends from 1-2 p.m. Monday at Alice Drive Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to the Open Door Offering (Benevolence) of Alice Drive Baptist Church, 1305 Loring Mill Road, Sumter, SC, 29150.