Druscilla K. McFerren
Date of Death: March 7, 2010
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Druscilla K. “Dru” McFerren, 69, of Lafayette, died at 3:10 p.m. Sunday, March 7, 2010, at Seton Specialty Hospital in Lafayette. Born Dec. 17, 1940, in Watseka, Ill., she was the daughter of the late Chauncey and Blanche Miller McFerren. She graduated from Lafayette Jefferson High School and received her bachelor?s and master?s degrees from…

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Judith Grimmer left a message on March 10, 2010:
The thing that I will remember about Druscilla is her smile. She was warm and good-hearted and always made you feel welcome. I will miss her.
Patty Wetli left a message on March 9, 2010:
Dear Friends: Just wanted to say how sorry we are to hear about Dru. I have know her for many years through BC schools. We have a handicapped son Chad she was his speech teacher for many years. Chad is now 34. We were so gratiful for her high spirit. I will always remember her wonderful smile and her contagious laughter. She will be missed by many. May your sorrow be replaced with the beautiful memories of her great kindness and love to all she knew. God Bless her. Patty
Judy Brookbank Solgaard left a message on March 9, 2010:
I was so sorry to hear about Dru&s death. My mother Aileen Brookbank and her mother Blanche McFerren were cousins-so Dru was my cousin. We spent lots of time together when we were small and I remember visiting Dru and my Aunt Blanche and Uncle Ike and their dog (black cocker spaniel) in Battleground in the 60&s. Dru was a baton twirler in high school and she was so beautiful. My mother made me take baton lessons because Dru was so good at it - I was not. We have pictures of Dru and my brother and I as kids. As the years went by and everyone got married, moved away from lafayette we lost touch. I regret that. We still sent letters and cards at Christmas. Last Christmas was the last correspondence from Dru.

My condolences to her friends and collegues. She was a consumate professional lady and very sweet person with a big heart.

Judy Brookbank-Solgaard
17 Whispering Hills Drive
Jackson, Tn 38305
731-661-9315
K.D. Cushman left a message on March 9, 2010:
About Dru,

Dru was a true friend and that alone says alot about a person. She was not a complainer however, struggled with a number of daily & health problems which were beyond what most could tolerate. Regardless, she focused on being a good person & true friend. She will be missed.......

Buzz
Virginia Carpenter left a message on March 9, 2010:
Dear Roth&s

I was sorry to hear about Dru&s passing. We were high school friends and had kept in touch with annual Christmas letters. I considered a dear friend from the past. I dearly loved and admired her mother, Blanche. Dru&s friends were always made to feel comfortable and welcomed.

Dru often mentioned you in her letters so I know she cared about all of you. Thank You for being such dear friends to her.

In sympathy,
Virginia (Ginny) Carpenter
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Teresa and Jim Vaughn left a message on March 9, 2010:
To Carolyn, Jim and Marie,

We wish to offer our condolences to you all at this time. Our hearts and prayers are also with you at this time. We love you all. Dru was very lucky as we are to have such wonderful friends as you all. Love ya, Teresa and Jim
Cindy Martin Wiggs left a message on March 9, 2010:
I was so sorry to read of Mrs. McFerren&s passing. I knew her as a young child when I was a student at Otterbein Elementary. I remember her as always having a smile for her students and even spoke to her when my oldest son was in Otterbein. Prayers are with you all.
Soller-Baker Funeral Homes, Inc. left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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