Donald Dale Ferrell, Jr.

February 14, 1984 ~ May 18, 2021 (age 37)


          Donald Dale “D.J.” Ferrell, 37, of Salt Lick, KY, passed away Tuesday May 18, 2021 following a brief illness.

          Born at Morehead, KY on February 14, 1984. He was an employee of C.T.I. Foods, Inc. and attended Big Woods Community Church.

          Survivors include his 2 daughters, Brooklyn Joell and Kenley Dale Ferrell, his paternal grandfather, Don Ferrell of Salt Lick, KY, brothers, Allen and Scott Trusty, 2 aunts, Beth Begley and her husband Darry of Morehead, KY and Tracy Trusty and her husband Dean of Salt Lick, KY, 1 uncle, Danny Ferrell of Salt Lick, KY, several cousins including special cousins Cheyenne and Dakota Begley, special caregiver, Shelly Sanders and special friend Lauren Otis.

          He was preceded in death by his father Donald Dale Ferrell, Sr. and his paternal grandmother, Elizabeth Crouch Ferrell.

          Services will be held Friday May 21, 2021 at 12:00 PM at Mudlick First Church Of God with Pastor Jess Brewer officiating. Burial will follow in Upper Salt Lick Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday May 20, 2021 from 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM at Mudlick First Church Of God.

          Covid-19 precautions and mandates of a face covering and social distancing will be in place.

          In lieu of flowers, the family suggests contributions to his daughter’s education fund c/o Tracy Trusty, 430 Black Sulphur Road, Salt Lick, KY 40371.

          Powell Funeral Home, Salt Lick, KY is caring for arrangements.

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May 20, 2021

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Mudlick First Church Of God
9067 East Highway 36
Olympia, KY 40358

Funeral Service
May 21, 2021

12:00 PM
Mudlick First Church Of God
9067 East Highway 36
Olympia, KY 40358

Interment following funeral service
May 21, 2021

Upper Salt Lick Cemetery
South Highway 211
Salt Lick, KY 40371

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