NORMAN — Donnie Harold Ferguson, 78, of Norman passed away May 3, 2013. He was born Aug. 11, 1934 to James and Nettie (Anderson) Ferguson.
Donnie enjoyed watching OU football, old western movies and listening to classic country music.
He is survived by three sons: Jeff Ferguson and wife Jacki of Bastrop, Texas, Stanley Ferguson and wife Shelly of Tuttle, Jimmy Ferguson and wife Marla of Tuttle; grandchildren: Heather Mercer, Jeffrey Austin, Chadwell Barrett, Mindy Hulsey, Candi Hulsey, Jessie Ferguson, Justin Ferguson, Jonathan Ferguson; nine great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; sisters: Martha Naomi Stewart of Norman, Jimmie Dean and husband Clifford of Newcastle; brother: Delbert Ferguson and wife Audrey of Oklahoma City; numerous nieces, nephews and other loving family members and friends. He is preceded in death by his parents; sisters: Velma Anderson, Marceille Griffith, Ruby Thalman, Marceda Davis; brothers: Edward, Kenneth and Carl Ferguson.
The family wishes to thank the staff at Holiday Heights Nursing Home for their loving care. Services will be 10 a.m., Wednesday at the John M. Ireland Funeral Home Chapel Moore. Interment will follow at Hillside Cemetery Purcell. Services are under the direction of the John M. Ireland Funeral Home and Chapel.
Norman Transcript, Monday, May 6, 2013