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William Amos Ferguson Jr.
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A private family memorial service for William Amos Ferguson Jr., 58, of Cornelia, will be held at a later date.

Mr. Ferguson died Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at the home following a sudden illness.

Born March 22, 1955, in Demorest, he was the son of the late William A. Ferguson Sr. and Martha Sarah Harris Ferguson.

He was a United States Navy veteran and served during the Vietnam conflict. Mr. Ferguson was employed with the Georgia Department of Corrections at Lee Arrendale Correctional Institute. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Clarkesville.

Survivors include his sister, Pamela Strickland (Randy) of Cornelia; brother, Douglas R. Ferguson (Jeannette) of Clermont; nieces and nephews, Trista and Brad Grizzle of Clermont, Joey “Jo Jo” Ferguson of Cornelia, Pamela and Kurt Gosnell of Cornelia, and Chase and Tanner Strickland of Cornelia; grandniece and nephew, Makenzie and Levi Gosnell; loving friend, Lori Gough of Cornelia; and close friend, Anne Christol of Demorest.

Those wishing to express online condolences to the Ferguson family may do so by visiting

Arrangements are in the care of Whitfield Funeral Home, North Chapel, Demorest.

The Northeast Georgian

Wednesday, November 13, 2013