Delmer Sam “Shane” Ferrell, 82, of New Castle, died Monday, June 17, 2013, at his residence. He was born July 3, 1930, in Albany, Ky., to the late William S. and Margarette Massengale Covey Ferrell Applebe. Delmer married the love of his life, Virginia J. Davis on January 1, 1955 in New Castle, Ind.
He is survived by his daughter, Regina (Reverend Harrison) Braswell; sister, Mable Milton of Albany, Ky.; two brothers, Gus Ferrell and Ed Ferrell of Indianapolis; 5 grandchildren;three great- grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Barbara J. Ferrell; son, Delmer Duane Ferrell; two close brothers, George “Curly” Ferrell and Homer Ferrell; also brothers, Elmer Ferrell, Caleb Ferrell, Jim Hart, William Ferrell, James Ferrell, and Charlie Ferrell; a great- grandson.
Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday, June 21, 2013, at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service Knightstown Chapel with Harrison Braswell officiating. Friends may call from 1- 2 p.m., before the service.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association, 50 E 91st ST STE 100, Indianapolis, IN 46209-4830 with envelopes available at the funeral home.
You may express condolences or share a memory of Delmer at www.hinsey-brown.com.