John Ferguson Jr.


John Ferguson Jr., 82, of Columbus passed from this life at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, November 8, 2022, at Columbus Transitional Care and Rehabilitation.

Mr. Ferguson was born May 20, 1940, in Columbus the son of John and Martha Kuhlman Ferguson.

He was formerly employed at Cosco and Cummins Engine Company in Columbus and Arvin Industries in Franklin. He enjoyed antiquing, collecting guns, knives and clocks.

Survivors include his children, Tammy Runge of Seymour, Jeff (Lisa) Ferguson of Seymour and Mike Ferguson of Columbus; seven grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; brothers, Kenneth (Ruth) Ferguson of Columbus, Phillip Ferguson of Idaho and Tom Ferguson of Paoli; and sisters, Ruby Ritter of Columbus , Marjorie Hawkins of Alert and Linda Swengel of Azalia.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and four sisters.

Cremation will take place and no services are planned at this time.

Inurnment will be at Bethel Baptist Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association or American Cancer Society.

Arrangements by Barkes, Weaver &Glick Funeral Home.

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