SGM (Ret.) Frederick Walter Ferry Sr., 83, of Clarksville, TN, passed away on Sunday, November 4, 2018, at St. Thomas West.
Frederick was born on August 31, 1935, in Weston, WV to the late Thomas Ferry and Louise Ward Reed. He was also preceded in death by his wife, Betty Jane Ferry and two sisters, Patty Sullivan and Jackie Tomich.
Funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018, at 12:00 p.m. at the Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Chapel with Pastor Kent Holz officiating. Burial with full military honors will be at Kentucky Veterans Cemetery West in Hopkinsville, KY. Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 8, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. until the hour of service at the funeral home.
Frederick was a retired U.S. Army Veteran, having served in Vietnam. He was a retired machinist from AVCO Aerospace.
Frederick is survived by three sons, Fred (Lisa) Ferry, Tim (Annette) Ferry, and Tom Ferry; daughter, Cindi (Bobby) Mooring; brother, Thomas Ferry Jr.; five grandchildren, Beth (Chris) Hayden, Kristen (Clint) Pietrzak, Courtney Ferry (Ryan) Noland, T.J. Ferry, and Leighann Ferry; and nine great grandchildren, Katie, Kamryn, Skylar, Levi, Parker, Preston, Patterson, Bianca, and Jack.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the American Diabetes Association, 220 Great Circle Road, Nashville, TN 37228 or the Patriot Guard, www.patriotguard.org.
Arrangements entrusted to Neal-Tarpley-Parchman Funeral Home, 1510 Madison Street, Clarksville, TN 37040. Online condolences may be made at www.nealtarpleyparchman.com.