John Ellis Ferguson obit 1944
have E. to Aikin ' !Rites Tuesday for Stamford Resident STAMFORD. June 6. (Spl.)--Fu- neral for John Ellis Ferguson, 84 who died Sunday night at his In Stamford, was in the Stamford Church of Chrirt at a p.m. Tuesda! with D. Lee Kikcl, minister, official ins. The Masonic lodge was In charge of burial in Spnr.ecreek cemetery near Avcca. Kinney funeral horn directed the service. Mr. Ferguson, who had been h resident of Jones county since 1905, had been In failing health for five years. Born In Nor in Carolina. Jan. 1650, he came lo Texas while young and married Ltia Crumbly in EHLs county in 1901. The family moved to Jones county in 1905. Mrs *Â«son died in 1915. Mr. Ferguson, a farmer for many years, was a Survivors are two sons, W. J. Ferguson of Stamford and Sgt. J. f ergiison Jr.. in foreign wrvice: SJiighters, Mrs. Mary H u f f of Stamford ar.d Mrs. Florence Brewer cl Denver. Colo.; eight grandchildren ar.d one ifre.it grandchild.