Thomas King McFerren, 67, of Cover St., East Hartford, Connecticut, passed away July 28, 2020. Thomas was born January 14, 1953 in Charleston, Missouri, to Lucious McFerren and Willie Bee (Johnson) Horton who both preceded him in death; along with his stepfather; Alonzo Horton; siblings: Jeremiah Horton, and Linda “Faye” McFerren.
Thomas worked as a self-employed painter and a truck driver. His passions were basketball, pool, playing spades with his favorite partner and sister “Pinky”, and also loved spending time with his grandchildren and family.
Survivors left to cherish his memory include four daughters: Dana Anderson of East Hartford, Connecticut, Terrell Thomas of Fort Wayne, Indiana, Telisha (Billy) Kirtdoll of Dallas, Texas, and Alice Patrice McFerren; one son, Jason (Awani) Jones, both of South Bend, Indiana; 11 grandchildren: Thomas, Jermond, Jason Jr., Montez, Jasmine, Alexis, Rashunda, Elaya, Kayla, Keimarie and Jada; four sisters: Elizabeth Horton and Pinky Austin both of South Bend, Indiana, Brenda (Derrick) Ryan of Chicago, Illinois, and Louis Tene of Detroit, Michigan; two brothers: Ezekiel and Abraham Horton, both of South Bend, Indiana; along with a host of uncles, aunts, cousins, nephews and nieces in Indiana, Illinois and Missouri.
Burial will take place Monday, August 10, 2020 at Highland Cemetery.
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