Mable E. Ferguson, 88, died peacefully Friday morning, February 17, 2017. Mable was born in Due West, South Carolina to the late Charles Ferguson and Corrie Evans Ferguson.
Mable graduated from Erskine College and also graduated from Vanderbilt Peabody College where she earned her teaching degree, which in turn gave her many years of joy teaching in Chatham County, Georgia until she retired.
She was a member since 1970 of the Wesley Monumental United Methodist Church, Savannah, and enjoyed being a part of the Bible studies group and Wednesday Night Fellowship Supper. Mable loved to visit her family home in South Carolina and was famous for bringing back fresh peaches that she and Anna bought at their favorite roadside market.
She is predeceased by her special best friend, Anna Gardner, her brothers, Charlie, Tom, Lester, and Harold Ferguson and her sisters Martha and Azalee Ferguson. Mable is survived by her loved ones including her sisters, Barbara LaBrecque and Betty Sue Scearce, her many nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews including Amanda Stevens, Yvonne Deane, Susan Ellis, Phil Scearce, Tom Ferguson, Leslie Bumgardner, Tim Ferguson, Mike Ferguson and Johnny Ferguson. She is also survived by many friends and loved ones who considered her to be a part of the extended family.
There will be a memorial service held at 10am on Friday, February 24, 2017 at Little Mountain Presbyterian Church Cemetery and a future memorial service at Wesley Monumental United Methodist Church 429 Abercorn St. Savannah, Georgia.
Memorials may be made to a charity of one’s choice.