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Dillon Ferguson

Male 1932 - 2013  (80 years)


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  • Name Dillon Ferguson  [1, 2, 3
    Born 21 Nov 1932  Hemphill, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Mar 2013  Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Harpers Chapel Cemetery, Sabinetown, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Notes 
    • Funeral services for Dillon Ferguson, 80, of Evadale, will be 10:00 am Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at Calvary Apostolic Church in Evadale with interment following in Harper Chapel Cemetery in Hemphill. Visitation will begin at 5:00 pm Tuesday at Farmer Funeral Home. Mr. Ferguson was born November 21, 1932 in Hemphill and went home to be with his Savior March 9, 2013 at Harbor Hospice in Beaumont. Dillon worked for Temple Inland in Pineland and went to work for Temple Inland in Evadale in 1962. He retired in December, 1995. Mr. Ferguson was a faithful member of Calvary Apostolic Church in Evadale. He was a US Army veteran, serving in Europe from October 1954 until October 1957. Mr. Ferguson is preceded in death by his father William 'Bill' Augusta Ferguson, mother Ollie Burleson Ferguson and brother Deas Ferguson. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Betty Inez Jones Ferguson; daughter Betty Jane Immel and husband Jimmie of Silsbee; son Dillon Ray Ferguson and wife Pam of Evadale and daughter Debbie Hall of Evadale. He is also survived by brother Nolan Ferguson and wife Frances of Hemphill; sister Carolyn Nemec and husband Leonard of Houston and sister-in-law Maxine Ferguson of Beaumont; eleven grandchildren, twenty five great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews, whom he loved.


      Published in The Beaumont Enterprise on March 12, 2013, copied from that website
      Also printed in The Sabine County Reporter, March 13, 2013, Page 12
    Person ID I722  Strong Family Tree
    Last Modified 17 Aug 2014 

    Father William "Bill" Augustus Ferguson,   b. 2 Jan 1888, Sabine County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1979  (Age 91 years) 
    Mother Ollie E. Burleson,   b. 26 Apr 1908, Sabine Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1992  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 6 Dec 1930  Sabine Parish, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F543  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
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    Last Modified 21 Mar 2013 
    Family ID F547  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Nov 1932 - Hemphill, Sabine County, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 9 Mar 2013 - Beaumont, Jefferson County, Texas Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S461] White & Toole, "Sabine County Historical Sketches and Genealogical Records" c. 1972, p 41 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S336] The Sabine County Reporter, P.O. Box 700, Hemphill, Texas (Published Weekly), (Founded in 1883, The Sabine County Reporter (USPS 474-660) is published once a week on Wednesday. The Reporter is Published by Sabine County Reporter, Inc. Postmaster: Send change of address to P.O. Box 700, Hemphill, Texas 75948-0700. The Sabine County Reporter and The Rambler merged March 1, 1988. Member National Newspaper Association and Texas Press Association.), March 13, 2013, Page 12 (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S1299] 1940 United States Federal Census [Ancestry.com. database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012, (Original data: United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627, 4,643 rolls.), Census Place:  , Sabine, Texas; Roll: T627_4132; Page: 8A; Enumeration District: 202-2. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S266] Ancestry.com - Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997 [database online], (Ancestry.com Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2005. Original data: Texas. Texas Birth Index, 1903-1997. Texas: Texas Department of State Health Services. Microfiche.).

    5. [S327] Dore, Barbara Yancey (RootsLady@rootslady.com) "Southeast Texas Regional Gedcom Project" http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=bydore_1, (Dore, Barbara Yancey "Southeast Texas Regional Gedcom Project"; http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?db=bydore_1 ; Updated Tue Feb 24 22:17:40 2004 This Gedcom contains many regionally located but sometimes unconnected Southeast Texas persons. Some of the information has been collected during Barbara's past 35 years of family research. Many undocumented families in the area are included. ALWAYS verify!!).