Charles Arthur Ferguson

Published 2:55 pm Friday, July 22, 2022

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SEDLEY – Charles Arthur “Gator” Ferguson, 84, passed away July 21, 2022.

Mr. Ferguson was born in Tazwell, Virginia and was a former resident of Virginia Beach. He was a son of the late James Garnet Ferguson and Mary Edith Sprinkle Ferguson.

Gator was a U.S. Army veteran and served during the Vietnam War and was a retired electronic technician for Ford Motor Company in Norfolk. He was a member of Franklin Masonic Lodge No. 151 AF and AM, Khedive Shriners in Chesapeake, Franklin Shriners Club and was a former director of the Horse Patrol Unit of Khedive Temple.

Left to cherish his memory is a daughter, Julie F. Forrester of Wylie Texas; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Lorene Smith of Winston Salem and Ramona Murmillo of Virginia Beach.

Services will be private. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Shriner’s Hospitals for Children.