Floyd E. Ferguson
ATTICA, Ind. – Floyd E. Ferguson, 68, Attica, passed away at his residence surrounded by his family on Wednesday, July 24, 2013, at 8:30 a.m. following a four-year battle with cancer.
Floyd was born in Indianapolis, Ind., on July 10, 1945. He was the son of the late William Leon and Virginia Louise (Craft) Ferguson. Floyd was raised near Glasgow and attended school at North Metcalfe. Floyd moved to Attica in 1963.
Floyd had worked as a mechanic at Harrison Steel Castings Company for 40 years, retiring in 2009.
He was a member of the Mens Auxiliary of V.F.W. Post # 3318 of Attica. He enjoyed hunting and fishing.
On May 9, 1964, Floyd married Carrie A. Haas in Attica. She survives.
Floyd leaves behind his wife, Carrie, of 49 years; a son, Eddie W. Ferguson, Zalma, Mo.; three daughters, Carrie L. (Travis) Allen, of Rainsville; Josie V. Ferguson, of Williamsport, and Laurie A. (Nathan) Lucas, of Ridge Farm, Ill.; three brothers, Jerry (Betty) Ferguson, of Neosho, Mo.; Gary Lee Ferguson, of Munfordville, and Robert Dale (Brenda) Ferguson, of Greensburg; eight grandchildren, Michael and Joshua Pickett; Curtis Ferguson, Stephen Gregory, Kourtni and Kameron Freeman; Mariah Dick and Colton Ferguson; a sister, Phyllis (Donald) McDonald, of Kingman, Ind.; three great-grandchildren, Laedence and Tanner Pickett, and Savannah Freeman.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Ronald Ferguson, and an infant sister, Lori Ferguson.
Friends will be received at the Maus Funeral Home, Attica, on Friday, July 26, from 5 to 8 p.m. Services will be at the funeral home on Saturday, July 27, at 1 p.m. with Pastor Jesse Stoner officiating. Burial will follow in Riverside Cemetery, Attica.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Sharon K. Hatcher
CAVE CITY – Sharon K. Hatcher, 56, of Cave City, was called home, Monday, July 22, 2013, in the caring hands of T.J. Samson Community Hospital.
The Barren County native was the daughter of Royce and Elizabeth Hughes Alexander and the wife of Dennis Hatcher. She was a certified nursing aide at Glasgow State Nursing Facility and a member of Basil Chapel Baptist Church.
Sharon is survived by her loving husband, Dennis Hatcher, of Cave City; her two sons, Jason Spencer (Samantha Spencer), of Elizabethtown, and Chad Hatcher (Heather Proffitt), of Glasgow; her two grandsons, Lex Spencer, of Elizabethtown, and Bryson Hatcher, of Glasgow; and one granddaughter, Ryan Elizabeth Spencer, of Elizabethtown; and her parents, Royce and Elizabeth Alexander, of Glasgow; two brothers, Donnie Alexander and his wife Debbie, of Glasgow, Jim Alexander and his wife Jo, Knob Lick; and one sister, Brenda Compton, of Glasgow.
Visitation is 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, July 25, at Basil Chapel Baptist Church. The funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday, July 25, at Basil Chapel Baptist Church with burial in Evergreen Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Patton Funeral Home Park City Chapel is in charge of the arrangement.
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