Edgar Ferguson Jr.

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Staff

Edgar "Pee Wee" Ferguson Jr., 75, of Allendale, husband of Jeanette Stokes Ferguson, died Wednesday, August 6, 2014.
Mr. Ferguson was a native of Allendale and a son of the late Edgar Ferguson Sr. and the late Eugenia Laird Newsome. He was retired after 45 years from Milliken & Co., Captain with the Allendale County Fire Dept., a member of Allendale County Rescue Squad and a member and deacon of Mt. Arnon Baptist Church.
Funeral Services were held 11 a.m. Saturday, August 9, 2014 at Mt. Arnon Baptist Church with Reverend Mike Catoe officiating. Interment followed in the Mt. Arnon Cemetery. The family received friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, August 8, 2014 at Keith Smith Funeral Service, Allendale.
Survivors include his wife, Jeanette; sons, Donald P. (Elaine) Ferguson, Raymond C. (Lisa) Ferguson and John Michael (Shirley) Ferguson; daughters, Bonnie Marie Ellis, Shirley Ann Cook, Brenda Ferguson, and Annette Mills; brothers, Robert Lee (Ida) Ferguson and John William (Geraldene) Ferguson; sister, Betty Jean (Harry) Hutzler; fourteen grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and over thirty foster children "Pee Wee" and Jeanette shared their home for 23 years.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Arnon Baptist Church, 3353 Barnwell Hwy., Allendale, S.C. 29810.
Keith Smith Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The People-Sentinel 8/13/14