Violet C. Ferrell



Violet Casey Ferrell, age 72, died Monday night at Kitty Askins Hospice Center. Born in Wayne County, she was the daughter of the late Ralph Steele Casey and Hazel Davenport Casey and the wife of the late Robert Linwood Ferrell. She was a longtime hairdresser and member of Spring Creek Baptist Church.

Graveside Services will be held on Friday at 11:00 a.m. at the Ferrell Family Cemetery with Pastor Jason Watford officiating. The family will receive friends on Thursday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m. at Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and at other times at her home.

Violet is survived by her sons, Ralph and Lisa Ferrell and Robert and Bobbie Jo Ferrell; her step mother, Lena Bruce Casey; her brother, Randall Casey; a special aunt, Dean Casey; her grandchildren, Bailey and Michael Layton, Bryant Ferrell, Stephanie Ferrell, Summer Ferrell, Alexis Ferrell and Destiny Pluff; and one great grandchild, Brody Layton.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to Kitty Askins Hospice Center, 107 Handley Park Court, Goldsboro, NC 27534.

The Ferrell family is being served by Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and Crematory and online condolences may be directed to