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Harold Elbert Ferguson

April 30, 1930 ~ May 4, 2022 (age 92)


Harold Ferguson- Kingsport, Tennessee

Harold E. Ferguson, 92, of Kingsport, TN, passed away at the Holston Valley Medical Center, on Wednesday morning, May 4, 2022.  Harold was born in Sullivan County, TN to the late Perry and Elizabeth Williams Ferguson. 

Harold was of the Baptist faith.  He was a native and lifelong resident of Sullivan County and attended Miller Perry Elementary School as a child.  He farmed for many years and also worked in construction for several years before retiring to enjoy time with his family.  Harold was quite skilled at fishing, drawing, and playing the banjo.  He was a wonderful father, grandfather, and friend, and will be deeply missed.

In addition to his parents, Harold was preceded in death by his wife, Mima Lee Waits Ferguson; and all eight of his siblings.

Those left to cherish Harold’s memory include; his daughter, Carolyn Ferguson Nelson; son, Mark Ferguson; three grandsons and their wives, Shane Calhoun (Cheri), Brandon Calhoun (Amber), & Calaeb Nelson (Meghin); also a special little friend, his dog, Sam Ferguson; and a total of 12 great-grandchildren, 9 great-great-grandchildren, as well as several nieces & nephews.   

The family will be receiving family and friends at Snyder’s Memorial Gardens, funeral home, on Monday, May 9, 2022, from 11 am-12 pm.  A graveside will follow in Snyder’s Memorial Gardens, cemetery, beginning at approximately 12:00 pm.  Pastor Keith Smith will be officiating the service and family & friends will be serving as the pallbearers. 

Snyder’s Memorial Gardens is honored to serve the family of Mr. Harold E. Ferguson.   


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Receiving of Friends
May 9, 2022

11:00 AM
Snyder's Memorial Gardens, funeral home
5913 Kingsport Hwy
Gray, TN 37615

Graveside Service
May 9, 2022

12:00 PM
Snyder's Memorial Gardens, cemetery
5913 Kingsport Hwy.
Gray, Tennessee 37615

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