Rv. Jack L. Ferguson

Rev. Jack L. Ferguson

Rev. Jack L. Ferguson, 86 of Monticello passed away Sunday, November 10 at his home in Monticello.

Born June 5, 1927 in Drew County, he was the son of the late Bonnie Ferguson and Ludye Tubbs Ferguson.

Rev. Ferguson was in the ministry for over 50 years and was a retired employee of the Monticello Schools Occupational Educational Center. He was a member of the Second Baptist Church in Monticello, a United States Army Veteran and a Mason.

He was also preceded in death by a brother, Herbert Ferguson and three sisters, Labonne Lloyd, Mikki Hogue and Louedna Ferguson.

Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Ruth Bowden Ferguson of Monticello; one son, Dennis Ferguson and wife, Florinda of Monticello; two daughters, Debbie Moon and husband, Steve of Pine Bluff and Denitia Bird and husband, Rick of Magnolia; two sisters, Billie Simpson of Pine Bluff and Margie Sullivan of Benton; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Visitation is November 12 from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello. Funeral service will be November 13 at 1 p.m. at Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home and burial will be at Prairie Grove Cemetery on Prairie Road in Drew County.