Ferry Whatcott Baldwin, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend, passed away peacefully on November 11, 2023, at the age of 86. She was born on December 17, 1936, in Cedar City, Utah, to Elihu and Leila Whatcott. She married her sweetheart, Ben Baldwin, on September 11, 1956, in the Salt Lake Temple. They enjoyed 67 years of marriage and raised five children together.\n\nFerry was a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and served in many callings. She loved the gospel and shared her testimony with her family and friends. She was blessed with musical talent and enjoyed playing the piano and organ in church and in the St George temple where she and her husband served for many wonderful years together. She was an amazing cook and baker and enjoyed hosting family gatherings and holidays. She loved to travel and visited many places around the world with her husband and friends. She especially loved spending time in the beautiful mountains at their family cabin in Panguitch Lake. \n\nFerry is survived by her husband, Ben; her children, Bonnie Jones (Dallas), Shelly Hansen (Kris), Toni Brown (Greg), Amy Horlacher (Stan); her 21 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren; her sister, Mavonna Burris, her brother, Don Whatcott, and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her sister, Nellie Rae Mecham, and her son, Mitch (Janette). \n\nA viewing will be held at the Southern Utah Mortuary Wednesday, November 15th from 6:00-8:00 pm and also the next morning, November 16th, from 9:30-10:30 am. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, November 16th at 11:00 am at the Rock Church - 75 E Center Street, Cedar City, UT 84720. Interment will follow at the Cedar City Cemetery under the direction of Southern Utah Mortuary. A livestream of Ferry’s service and online condolences may be left at www.mortuary.org.\n\nThe family would like to express their gratitude to the staff of Our House Assisted Living and Mandy Hatch for their loving care of Ferry. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.