Howard A. Ferguson

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Howard A. Ferguson

  • Birth 20 Jun 1907 Jefferson County, Illinois, USA
  • Death 25 Sep 1999 Mount Vernon, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA
  • Burial Waltonville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA
  • Memorial ID 23093460

Obituary from unnamed newspaper:

Howard Ferguson

Howard A. Ferguson, 91, of Route 2, Blueford, died 3:20 p.m. Sept. 25, 1999, at the home of his daughter Wilma Grothoff at rural route Bonnie.

Mr. Ferguson retired from Mt. Vernon Shoe Factory after many years in the maintenance department.

He was born Oct. 6, 1907, in Jefferson County to Ezra and Mae (Hicks) Ferguson. He married Ila Reynolds, and later married Gladys Malone Hulbert; both preceded him in death.

Graveside services were to be 1 p.m. today at Black Cemetery in the Long Prairie community, with the Rev. Everett Lemay officiating. Hughey Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

Mr. Ferguson is survived by daughters . . . [two]; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; brother Harl Ferguson of Salem; sister Loretta Raines and husband Cecil of Bonnie; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wives, Mr. Ferguson was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Alson and Dalton; and four sisters, Eithel, Winnie, Venetta and Pearl.

Family and friends may call Hughey Funeral Home at 242-3348 for any information at any time.

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  • Added: 25 Nov 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 23093460
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Howard A. Ferguson (20 Jun 1907–25 Sep 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 23093460, citing Black Cemetery, Waltonville, Jefferson County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Airrow (contributor 46629499) .