of Little Rock, AR
December 31, 1928 - February 24, 2014
Gerald D. Ferguson, 85, of Little Rock, was born December 31, 1928 in Little Rock, Arkansas to Lewis E. and Effie Golden Ferguson. He was a graduate of England High School, a veteran of the U. S. Army, a Mason, Shriner, a lifetime member of the DAV and a member of St. Paul's United Methodist Church at Little Rock, Arkansas. He worked as Canteen Chief for the VA in seven different hospitals: Little Rock; North Little Rock; Amarillo, Texas; Danville, Illinois; Minneapolis, Minnesota; Chicago, Illinois; and Omaha, Nebraska. The majority of his career was in Omaha. He returned to Little Rock in 1996. Gerald was preceded in death by his parents; a son: James R. Ferguson and two brothers: Sonny (Virgil) Ferguson of Shepard, Texas and Dickie Ferguson of Nashville, Tennessee. He is survived by his wife: LaVonne Bevans Ferguson; his two daughters: Margi Clark and Gina Dunham of Omaha, Nebraska; three granddaughters; three grandsons and four great-grandchildren; two stepsons: Rod Ramsay of Birmingham, Alabama and Jim Ramsay of Cos Cobb, Connecticut; a step-daughter: Bevans Fulbright of Chattanooga, Tennessee; three step-grandsons and three step-granddaughters. Also four great-grandchildren all of Omaha, Nebraska; and his brother: James (Bud) Ferguson of Poplar Bluff, Missouri. Services are being handled by Roller England Funeral Home (501) 842-3939. It will be graveside at Mulberry Cemetery at 10:30 A. M. Thursday, February 27th, 2014. Memorial services and a reception will be 2:00 P. M. Thursday, February 27th , 2014 at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 2223 Durwood Rd., Little Rock, Arkansas, 72207. Visitation will be Wednesday, February 26th from 5-7:00 P. M. at Roller England Funeral Home.
Grandpa... I love you and miss you so much, I am so sorry I couldnt make it to your funeral... but I was there in spirit with you. I know you are not in pain anymore and someday I will see you again.... I love you so much
Sending hugs and much love to you and yours. Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers. May God wrap his strong arms around you during this time.
Lavonne, Ray and I are so very sorry for your loss. Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Ray & Linda Camp