Billy Alfred Ferguson, Jr.
( July 18, 1951 – November 25, 2022 )
Mr. Billy Alfred Ferguson, Jr., age 71 of Repton, passed away Friday, November 25, 2022 at Providence Hospital in Mobile, AL.
Mr. Ferguson was born in Bluefield, W. Va. and had been a resident of Repton since 1993. He was the Veteran’s Representative for Monroe and Wilcox Counties for many years, retired from the Navy after 22 1/2 years, was in Vietnam, involved in the invasion of Panama and the invasion of Grenada and was part of the Defense Mapping Agency for the Navy. He was a sponsor of the Boy Scouts, coached youth baseball and football, was State Commander of the American Legion in 2008, the Grand Knight of the Knights of Columbus, a member of the Annunciation Catholic Church and enjoyed fishing and being outdoors.
Preceded in death by his parents, Billy Alfred Ferguson, Sr. and Pauline Ferguson; and a brother, Timmy Ferguson.
Survivors include: his wife, Edith Elana Ferguson of Repton; three sons, Billy A. Ferguson, III of Tex., Steven Christopher (Jennifer) Ferguson of Brewton and John Andrew Ferguson of Daphne; a brother, James “Jimmy” Keith of Monroeville; a sister, Darlene Woods of Jacksonville, Fla.; and five grandchildren.
Services will be Thursday, December 1, 2022 at 11:00 AM at the Annunciation Catholic Church in Monroeville with Father Stephen Hellman and Father Pat Madden officiating. Burial will follow at Barrancas National Cemetery in Pensacola, Fla at 2:00 PM with military honors. Visitation for Mr. Ferguson will be Wednesday, November 30, 2022 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Monroe Chapel Funeral Home.
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