Frances Eliese Ferrell
Frances Eliese Ferrell
  • November 8, 1921 - November 13, 2017
  • Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

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Frances Eliese Ferrell, 96, of Midwest City, Oklahoma, passed away November 13, 2017. She was born November 8, 1921 in Florence, Alabama to Thomas and Aurelia (Carroll) Jordan.

Frances never met a stranger and was known for her welcoming personality. She made delicious, melt in your mouth desserts that were loved by her entire family. She also loved to play bridge and belonged to three bridge clubs. She could often be found playing card games and board games with her grandchildren as well. Frances also enjoyed reading historical fiction as she was very passionate about history. From volleyball to football, Frances loved everything OU.

Frances is survived by two daughters, Diane Darby and husband Lynn of Atlanta, GA and Jane Ferrell of Norman, OK; five grandchildren, Lynn Ferrell and wife Margaret of Atlanta, GA, Jane Ann Harrison and husband Josh of John's Creek, GA, Amanda Martin and husband Matthew of Augusta, GA, Ryan Darby and wife Amanda of Marietta, GA, Ashley Stokes and fianc Bradley West of Norman, OK, and ten great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thomas and Aurelia Jordan; loving husband, Otis Ferrell; sister, Margaret Taylor and brother James Jordan.

Visitation will be from 6:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m., Thursday, November 16, 2017. Funeral service will be held 2:00 p.m. Friday, November 17, 2017 at the Bill Eisenhour Southeast Chapel in Del City, OK.

Interment to follow at Arlington Memory Gardens in Midwest City, OK.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Frances' name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or Life Springs Hospice.

Arrangements under the direction of Bill Eisenhour Funeral Home, Del City, Oklahoma.