Evelyn Wright Ferguson, 90, of Boones Creek, entered into rest, Tuesday, October 4, 2011, at Greystone Healthcare.
Mrs. Ferguson was a native of Greeneville and had lived most of her life in Washington County.
She was a daughter of the late Baxter and Mina Lee Price Lucas and was also preceded in death by her husband, Harold Ferguson, in 1994; one son, Rick P. Ferguson, in 2004; and one brother, James Wright.
Mrs. Ferguson was a retired LPN and had been employed by Leon Ferenbach, Johnson City Memorial Hospital, nursing homes and private duty nursing.
She was a member of Boones Creek Baptist Church, UCT and the Boones Creek Ruritan Club.
Mrs. Ferguson enjoyed shopping, spending time with her family and caring for her little dog, Prissy, her loving companion.
She leaves one son, Gary Ferguson and wife, Karen, who reside in Boones Creek; daughter-in-law, Jody Ferguson, Kingston, TN; grandchildren, Michelle Lynn Peterson, Eric Ferguson and Aaron Ferguson; one great grandchild, Anisley Peterson; and many friends, including her best friends, Judy and Russell Humphreys.
A graveside service will be held at 11:00 AM Thursday, October 6, 2011, at Washington County Memory Gardens. Reverend Bud Pate will officiate. Pallbearers will be Mike Caughron, Ronnie Byrd, Travis Peterson, Bill Ward, Dale Bingham and Russell Humphreys. Everyone is asked to assemble at the cemetery.
Online condolences may be shared through www.tetrickfuneralhome.com.
Tetrick Funeral and Cremation Services, 3001 Peoples Street, Johnson City, TN 37604 (423) 610-7171 is serving the family.