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Frank Ferguson
Birth: Dec. 25, 1906
Ferndale
Humboldt County
California, USA
Death: Sep. 12, 1978
Los Angeles
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Actor. He was born in Ferndale, California. He began his career on stage, but soon, he moved to cinema where become one of the most known character actors of the cinema. He often played in westerns. Among others, he appeared in "This Gun for Hire" (1942), "The Farmer's Daughter" (1947), "The Miracle of the Bells" (1948), "Fort Apache" (1948), "Rancho Notorious" (1952). "This Could Be the Night" (1957), "Sunrise at Campobello" (1960), "Pocketful of Miracles" (1962), "Hush..Hush, Sweet Charlotte" (1964) and "The Great Sioux Massacre" (1965), his last film. On TV, he appeared in "The Real McCoys," "Petticoat Junction" and "My Friend Flicka," among others. He died in Los Angeles, California, and according the newspapers, he was cremated and his ashes scattered. (bio by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni) 
 
Burial:
Cremated, Ashes scattered.
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: José L Bernabé Tronchoni
Record added: Jan 12, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 12960118
Frank Ferguson
Added by: gregory hines
 
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Beloved character actor. You were wonderful in My Friend Flicka, Lassie, and as Mr Foley the kind butcher on the Andy Griffith Show, and so many more role. RIP...
- Borntoolate
 Added: Jul. 24, 2017
I just saw you in a rerun of Andy Griffith. I wish you could have been a regular member of the Mayberry family because your calming personality and face could have added much to the series' success.
- Sandra Royers-Scheve
 Added: May. 18, 2017

- Republican
 Added: Dec. 25, 2016
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