James “Jim” H. Ferguson went to his eternal home January 5, 2022, surrounded by family. Born March 20, 1930, in Newfane he was the son of Hiram and Ruth (Klumpp) Ferguson. James proudly served in the US Air Force from 1950-1954. He owned Willett Ferguson Concrete Construction, Synthetic Granite Vault, and served as caretaker for Wrights Corners Cemetery. He was very active in local politics and held several leadership positions in his church. He was most proud of his family and often bragged about their accomplishments. His favorite hobby was his vegetable garden and he received great joy from sharing his produce or bartering it for services.
Jim leaves behind his loving wife Martha (Willett) Ferguson, whom he married November 28th, 1957, children James, Beth, Tod, and Julia. He was a devoted grandfather to Aaron, Meredith, Sarah, and Nate. His world revolved around his three great-grands Rhett, Emma & Tanner. Also survived by sister-in-law, Joan, nieces, nephews, great and great-great nieces, and nephews. Jim was predeceased by sisters Joan and Jeanne, brother-in-law Roger and sister-in-law Rita.
Memorial Services will be held at First Presbyterian Church Aug 13th, 2022. Visit pruddenandkandt.com. Memorial donations may be made to https://www.michaeljfox.org/donate in lieu of flowers.
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