Obits For The Ferguson Surname
From Tate County, Mississippi

Obit Of
Ella Dean Ferguson

Tate County Democrat 
April 2, 1886 Poagville 

With sadness, we mention the death of Mrs. Ella Ferguson who died Friday night the 19th inst. a noble woman has crossed the cold dark wave, to meet those who linger at that beautiful gate.

Note: There is no grave marker.

Obit of
Robert Ferguson

Tate County Democrat June 8, 1900

Mr. Robert Ferguson died on the 17th of May. He was a good citizen, a kind and considerate husband and father. 

He was buried at Greenleaf Cemetery, Tate County, Mississippi

Obit of
Mrs. Eliza Duty Ferguson

Tate County Democrat July 14, 1921 Moore's News

Mrs. Eliza Ferguson of this place age 68 years, died at her home last Thursday morning and was laid to rest Friday at Greenleaf Cemetery.


Obit of
James Albert Ferguson

The Tate County Democrat
 Dec 21, 1939

Mr and Mrs. Clinton Ferguson of Marks attended the funeral of Mr. Ferguson's uncle here.

The following brothers and sisters of the late Mr. J A Ferguson were called home to attend his funeral, Mr. Jeff Ferguson, Thyatira, Mr. John Ferguson of Olive Branch, Mr. Lee Ferguson of Looxahoma, sons and daughters, of Louie of Memphis, Bonnie of Memphis, and Pattie of Kansas City, MO.

Obit of 
Albert Ferguson

Desoto Co Tribune January 27, 1983

Albert Ferguson, 82, of Coldwater, retired dairyman, died Jan 23, at his home after an illness. Services were held Jan 24 at Brantley Phillips Funeral Home in Hernando with burial in Greenleaf Cemetery there.

Survivors include a son, Sidney E Ferguson of Southaven; two sisters, Mrs. Bernice Porter and Mrs. Jackie Pierce, both of Memphis, and a brother Boyce Ferguson of Germantown.

Obit of 
Sallie Hurt Ferguson

Desoto Times December 24, 1987

Services for Mrs. Sallie Ferguson of Coldwater were held Tuesday, December 15 at Brantley Phillips Funeral Home in Hernando with burial in Greenleaf Cemetery. Mrs. Ferguson, 82, died Monday, December 14, at Senatobia Community Hospital, Survivors include a daughter, Dorothy R Gaines; two sons, Robert F Ferguson and Sidney E Ferguson, both of Coldwater; three brothers, Ray Hurt, Bruce Hurt and Roy Hurt all of Coldwater; nine grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

Obit of
Sidney Eugene Ferguson

Desoto Times, Jan 23, 2001

COLDWATER--Services for Sidney Eugene Ferguson, 73, of Coldwater, retired factory worker, who died of heart failure Jan 20 at Senatobia Community Hospital, will be held at 1 p.m. today at Brantley-Phillips Funeral Home in Hernando, with burial in Greenleaf Cemetery in Coldwater.

He was a member of Coldwater United Methodist Church and an Army veteran. Mr. Ferguson, the husband of Ethel Ferguson, also leaves four sons, Terrell Ferguson of Hernando, Alan Ferguson of Horn Lake, Don Ferguson of Coldwater and Durand Ferguson of Senatobia; a sister, Dorothy Rae Gaines, and a brother, Robert Frank Ferguson, both of Coldwater, and five grandchildren.

Obit of
Mrs. Nina Lemma Blair Ferguson

Tate County Democrat, October 3, 1985--

Mrs. Nina Lemma Ferguson, 82, of Independence died Sept 24, at the Senatobia Community Hospital. The funeral was held Wednesday, September 25 at 11 a.m. at Mt Zion Baptist Church cemetery. Rev Austin Moore officiated.

She leaves her husband; Searcy M Ferguson, two sons; Mr. Edward Maise Ferguson and Mr. Vinon L Ferguson; five grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

Pallbearers were: Daniel Pope, Wilber Pope, Reed Pope, Albert Blair, Retus Blair and Huel Blair. 

Honorary Pallbearers were: Dr M M Powell, W W Walker, Robert Scruggs, Robert Ferguson, Merton L Crockett, Albert G Freeman, James Eddie Barham, Mike Ferguson and Junior Anglin.

 Updated February 22, 2012


Tate County Coordinators: Syble Embrey & Marie Carlton

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