Theodore "Ted" Ferens, age 60, of Florence, Alabama, passed away Tuesday, March 26, 2013. Ted lived most of his life in the Daytona Beach area and was the owner of T.V.F. Motorsports. Visitation will be at the Eastwood Church of Christ in Florence, Alabama, on Saturday, March 30, at 1pm and a memorial service will follow at 2pm with minister Sonny Owens officiating. Ted was preceded in death by his brother Vinny Ferens and step-father Jim Mannion. Survivors include: parents Theodore Ferens and Jean Mannion; daughter Holly (Tim) Elam; son Theodore Vincent Ferens, II; grandchildren Timothy Tyler, Joshua, and Andrew Elam; brother Michael Ferens; sisters Cindy Ferens, Tricia Sibert, Michelle Barnes, Kim Vogler, and Toni Palmer, and "adopted" daughter Mary Elam.

Published in Daytona Beach News-Journal on Mar. 29, 2013