MOUNT LIBERTY — Budd Ferguson, 82, of Mount Liberty died Friday, March 21, 2008, at the Ohio Eastern Star Home in Mount Vernon.
He retired from General Electric in 1987 and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II.
He is survived by his children, Diana (Homer) Madison of Wisconsin, David A. (Betty) Ferguson of Centerburg, James A. (Kathy) Ferguson of Minnesota, Julia A. (Tom) Glenn of Howard, Bud D. Ferguson of Mount Vernon and Brad S. (Becky) Ferguson of Oklahoma; 12 grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; sisters, Virginia (Ivan) Mossholder and Helen (Harley) Dexter, both of Mount Vernon; brother, Charles (Teri) Ferguson of Perrysville; numerous nieces and nephews; and special fishing buddies, Russ Gorell and Adrian Mullins.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Henry Wilson and Julia Gertrude Ferguson; and several brothers and sisters.
Special thanks to the Ohio Eastern Star Home staff and employees and to the Hospice of Knox County.
Private graveside service with his son, Jim, officiating will be in Mound View Cemetery, Mount Vernon.
Contributions may be made to the Knox County Chapter of the American Red Cross, 300 N. Mulberry St., Mount Vernon, OH 43050.