ARLINGTON -- Emma Jean Ferguson, 93, of Arlington, passed away in Douglasville, Georgia, on Tuesday, November 5, 2019.

She was born July 7, 1926, in Arlington to the late John William Brock and Sarah Elizabeth Sullenger Brock.

Emma Jean was a lifetime member of Arlington First Baptist Church and was an active member of Arlington Woman's Club where she held many different offices. Emma Jean's hobbies included cooking, traveling, jigsaw puzzles, word games, coloring books, and church events.

Survivors include one daughter, Eugenia "Genie" Kay Gordon and husband, Tod of Douglasville, Georgia; one son, Joseph "Joe" Ferguson and wife, Dixie of Arlington; one grandson, Derek Ferguson.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Milton Ferguson, and her parents.

A memorial service will be held Sunday, November 10, 2019, at 2 p.m. at Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Arlington with Rev. David Sphinx officiating. Burial will follow at Arlington Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Sunday, November 10, 2019, from noon until time of service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to: Arlington First Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 248, Arlington, KY 42021.

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