Robert L. Ferrell of Sesser, Illinois, formerly of West Baden Springs, passed away Saturday at the Waters of Salem in Salem, Indiana at the age of 72.
Born in 1936 in West Baden Springs to Robert and Glendale Ferrel, Robert was a retired Army veteran.
He is survived by his daughters Debra, Roberta, Cheryl, Brenda, Michele and Rebecca, son Michael, brothers Bill and Everett, sister Sheila, 8 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Services will be held Wednesday morning at 10:00am at the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home in Mitchell with burial to follow at a later date at Ames Chapel Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4:00 until 8:00pm tomorrow and again from 9:00am until time of service Wednesday at Chastain.