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Obituary: Geneva Smith Ferguson, Cumberland Co., KY

Mrs. Ferguson was a member of a large, respected Cumberland Co., KY, family

Geneva Smith Ferguson, age 90 of Burkesville, KY (a resident of Cumberland Valley Manor) passed away on Monday, April 19, 2010 at the Cumberland County Hospital in Burkesville, KY.

The funeral service will be Thursday, April 22, 2010 at 1pmCT, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY with Pastor Scott Jennings and Rev. Carlos H. Coop officiating. Burial in the Bow Schoolhouse Cemetery in Cumberland Co., KY. Visitation after 5pmCT, Wednesday, April 21, 2010, at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in Burkesville, KY.

Geneva Smith Ferguson, Cumberland Co., KY (1919-2010)

She was born on Monday, November 3, 1919 in Cumberland County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Charlie C. and Edith Reeder Smith. She died Monday, April 19, 2010, in Burkesville, Cumberland Co., KY, at the age of 90 years, 5 months, and 16 days.

In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Lona Ferguson; one grandson, Mark Christopher Jennings; four brothers, Sam B., Charles Edwin, Howard Ree, and J.C. Smith; and three sisters, Pauline Garner, Oleen Watson, and Patsy Poindexter.Survivors include the following:
  • Two daughters: Laverne Hunter and her husband Tom of Lebanon, KY; Virginia and Joyce Jennings and her husband Bill of Greenfield, IN

  • One brother: Leon Smith of Burkesville, KY

  • Three sisters: Maxine Radford and Drusilla Allen both of Burkesville, KY; and Stanna Page of Lexington, KY

  • Four grandchildren: John Hunter, Lisa (Derek) Eisman, Lora (Tim) Vire, and Scott (Kim) Jennings

  • Ten great grandchildren: Mark, Joshua, Matthew, and Abby Vire: Micah and Madison Eisman; and Seth, Luke, Anna and Sara Jennings.
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main ST, Burkesville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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