Robert Charles Ferrell

October 31, 1932 - February 24, 2018
U.S. Armed Forces Veteran
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Robert Charles Ferrell, 85, of Hobart, Oklahoma passed away on February 24, 2018. Bob was born October 31, 1932 in Hobart, Oklahoma to the late Claude and Janie Lucas Ferrell. He graduated from Hobart High School in 1950 and from Oklahoma A&M (now Oklahoma State University) with a degree in Agricultural Economics in 1954. Bob received commission as a 2nd Lieutenant in the Army Reserve Officer Training Corps (Army R.O.T.C.) and served two years of active duty with a year and a half in Wildflecken, Germany.
After his honorable discharge from the army, he and his father operated the Ferrell Firestone store in Hobart. He also was engaged in farming with his father. He was active in the OSU Alumni Association, where he served as treasurer for several years. He was a true OSU fan and loved the Orange and Black.
He was a member of the Hobart Chamber of Commerce and the United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Martha Huffman Ferrell; son Dr. Mark and Brenda Ferrell of McAlester; daughter Lisa and Monte Hepner of Freedom; grandsons Hammons Hepner of Freedom and Matthew Ferrell of McAlester; granddaughter Katie Ferrell of McAlester; sister Claudene Ferrell Mjoseth of Chicago, Illinois; nephew, John Mjoseth of Chicago, Illinois; three nieces, Marcia Semmes of Melbourne Beach, Florida, Jeannine Mjoseth of Melbourne Beach, Florida and Carol Mjoseth of Chicago, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his parents and brother-in-law, Colonel John Mjoseth of Texas.
Memorial service: 1:00pm Saturday, March 3, 2018 Ray & Martha’s Funeral Home, Hobart, OK
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to:
Hobart United Methodist Church
201 S Washington
Hobart, OK 73651


Hobart Education Enrichment Foundation
Attn: Hobart Public Schools
P.O. Box 2013
321 N. Jefferson Street
Hobart, OK 73651

Under the direction of Ray and Martha's Funeral Home, Hobart

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David McKay
Lone Wolf, OK
So sorry to hear about Bob's passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
David and Galeen (Irvin) Chain
Hobart, OK
Martha, Mark, Lisa and family,
We're so sorry to hear about Bob's passing. Keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers.
Steve Morris
Martha, Mark and Lisa!
You were always part and always will be a part of my family. Thanks for allowing me to hang out with y'all. And Bob always provided an extra portion to the adventure. I was never sure when I heard him laughing if I was in trouble or if he was amused.  Love you all.
James and Betty Chaplin
Hobart, OK
Martha, we are so sorry that Bob has gone on.  May God give you and your family comfort and peace during this time.
Tom Lucas
Woodward, OK
Martha & Family:
Robert Charles was a good man and you are in our thoughts and prayers. He was a wealth of information about many subjects and I always enjoyed talking with him.  We are thankful for his life and for what he meant to our family.  May God bless you.  Tom & Bonnie Lucas..
Rocie Autry-Hammond
Beavercreek, OH
Martha & Family
We are so sorry to hear about Bob.  Sending our thoughts, prayers and hugs to you all. 
Tom Autry & Family
Rocie Autry-Hammond
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