Kelly Joe Ferrell, 48, of Manchester, died on Thursday, June 10, 2021 at Tristar Southern Hills Medical Center following a long illness. He was originally from Cannon County. He is survived by his mother, Marie Paschal of Manchester, uncle and aunt, Russell and Janet Paschal of Readyville. Kelly is also survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins and her furry babies. He was predeceased by his father, WT Ferrell, his grandparents, Neil H. and Annie Parton Paschal, Bratton and Josephine “Honey” Ferrell. Kelly had a love for the Lord. He was an ordained minister who led the congregation of the Spirit and Truth church. Prior to Covid, he ministered at the Woodbury Nursing Center conducting weekly Bible studies. He graduated from Bellwood Christian Academy and attended Free Will Baptist Bible College. He loved to clown and use magic in ministry for holiday Bible schools. Kelly enjoyed listening to other preachers and studying the Bible. Visitations with her family were from 11 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. on Monday, June 14, 2021, with funeral services at 2 p.m. at Riverside Gardens Cemetery with Bro. Johnny Tipton officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Woodbury Funeral Home or their gofundme account to help their family cover funeral costs.