Jack L. Ferguson

08/25/2008 12:08 AM

08/25/2008 12:15 AM

GREAT FALLS -- Mr. Jack Lyle Ferguson, 47, died after a lengthy illness on Saturday, August 24, 2008, at Palmetto Health Hospital in Columbia.

Visitation will be from 6 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, August 26, 2008, at the Dantzler-Baker Funeral Home, 26 Underwood Avenue in Great Falls, S.C. The funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 27, 2008, at Mount Dearborn Methodist Church with the Rev. Scott Smoak officiating. Interment will be at Ebenezer Methodist Church Cemetery.

The son of Charles and Sara Fort Ferguson, he attended schools in Kan., S.C., N.C., Va., Pa., Fla., and Calif., as his dad's military orders required family moves. He attended Clemson University.

He is survived by his wife, Gina Sprowl Ferguson; sons, Jack Ferguson Jr. and Patrick Ferguson; grandson, Aidyn Ferguson of Nicholasville, Ky.; parents, Charles and Sara Ferguson of Great Falls; two sisters, Mrs. Bill Fowler (Lynn) of Austin, Texas, and Mrs. Ed Jolley (Laura) of Signal Mountain, Tenn.; two brothers, Charles Ferguson Jr. of Chesapeake, Va., and Sam Ferguson of San Francisco, Calif.; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Memorials may be made to Mount Dearborn Methodist Church, P.O. Box 246, Great Falls, SC 29055 or to SCOA at South Carolina Oncology, 166 Stoneridge Drive, Columbia, SC 29210.

The family wants to thank the staff and doctors at South Carolina Oncology and at Palmetto Richland Hospital for their many kindnesses and professional support.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.dantzlerbakerfuneralhome.com.

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