John K. Ferrell 73, of Wake Forest, died Monday June 20,2022
John was born in Missouri on October 11th, 1948 and moved to Raleigh, NC. John attended Broughton High School in Raleigh, NC. John was in The Navy as a Medic and served during The Vietnam War and received a Purple Heart. John was the lead singer of many bands, including Th’ Cigaretz & The Subliminal Surge. John was commonly referred to as “Jake or JK” as he was an Actor in Raleigh,NC. JK’s most famous role was portraying “Jacob Marley” in Christmas Carol.
Preceding him in death His parents- Dr. James K Ferrell and Dorothy Ferrell and his stepson- John Harrison McCord
John is Survived by His wife, Lisa Beth Ferrell of Wake Forest, NC His son, John Pahl Ferrell of Washington, DC His daughter, Leah Noël Ferrell of Wake Forest, NC His Stepson, David Kenneth McCord of York Haven, PA His Daughter-in-law, Katharine Marie McCord of York Haven, PA His Stepson, Daniel Ira McCord of Wake Forest, NC His stepson, Joshua Thomas McCord of Wake Forest, NC His grandchild, Asher David McCord of York Haven, PA His Grandchild, Holden James McCord of York Haven, PA His Grandchild, Quinn MaryKate McCord of York Haven, PA His sister, Janet Marion Ferrell of Raleigh, NC
Flowers can be sent to the family home (128 Light Falls Dr. Wake Forest, NC 27587)
A Service of Bright Funeral Home and Cremation Center
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