A. Wayne Ferguson

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

A. Wayne Ferguson, 83, of Exeter, passed away Sunday, June 2, 2019, at his home.

He was born July 30, 1935, in Newton County, the son of John Henry and Jessie Eleanor (York) Ferguson. On June 16, 1962, in Neosho, he was united in marriage to Connie Jewell Sharp, who survives.

Also surviving are three children, Penny Jeannette Ferguson of the home, Pamela Ferguson Ralls and her husband Daniel of Exeter, and Kevin Ferguson and his wife Carri of Golden City; ninegrandsons; eight great grandchildren; four step-grandchildren; and six step great-grandchildren.

Preceding him in death were his parents and four siblings; Claude Ferguson, Clyde Ferguson, Clifford Ferguson and Ruby Patton.

He was a Supply Pastor for the Baptist Association while in college and then pastored in the Nazarene Church for 31 years. For a few years, he taught for public schools in Missouri, Kansas and Oklahoma. He was the State Director of IDR for the State of Missouri for ten years. In 2003, he retired from pastoring in Cassville and made his home in Exeter.

Graveside services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, June 6, at Newtonia I.O.O.F Cemetery in Granby, under direction of Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Pastor Daren Bowles will conduct the services.

The family will receive friends from 6-00 p.m. Wednesday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville.

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Cassville, Missouri