Charlotte C. Ferris

June 15, 1930 ‒ February 20, 2009

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Charlotte C. Ferris, age 78, of Mount Vernon, passed away on Friday evening, February 20, 2009 at the home of her daughter in Fredericktown, surrounded by her caring family. She was born on June 15, 1930 in Mount Vernon, a daughter of the late Kenneth Paul and Ethel Mae (Forsyth) Blubaugh.

Charlotte was a member of the Newark Road Church of Christ in Mount Vernon.

She was a homemaker and a loving mother.

Charlotte is survived by her loving daughters, Linda (Herb) Phillips of Fredericktown, Cathy Woods of Mount Vernon, and Debby (Doug) Smith of Howard; 10 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren; and a sister, Dory (Bob) Eberhardt of Mount Vernon.

In addition to her parents, Charlotte was preceded in death by her husband, Richard L. Ferris on November 20, 1982; and a brother, Robert Blubaugh.

The family will receive friends from 1p.m.until of the funeral service at 2 p.m. on Monday, February 23, 2009 at the Newark Road Church of Christ, 1200 Newark Rd., Mount Vernon with Minister Andy Jooste officiating. Burial will follow in the Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens.

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The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon is honored to serve the family of Mrs. Charlotte C. Ferris.