Eva Joyce Ferguson, 90, of North Vernon died at 2:27 a.m. Saturday, October 5, 2019, at her home.
Graveside services will be at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at Vernon Cemetery. Pastor Bruce Banister will officiate. All friends and family are invited to attend. Sawyer-Pickett Funeral and Cremation Services was entrusted with arrangements.
Mrs. Ferguson was a homemaker all her life. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church and enjoyed working with the Breakfast Bunch at the church. She was also a member of the United Methodist Women Society. Mrs. Ferguson enjoyed sewing, helping others, playing cards, working puzzles, and gardening.
Born September 19, 1929, in Shelbyville, Mrs. Ferguson was the daughter of Ivan Pete and Ruby Mae Taylor Banister. She was married April 13, 1952 to Merrill Gene Ferguson and he died October 30, 2008. Survivors include daughters, Wanda Jean and Karen Sue Ferguson, both of North Vernon and sister, Edna Davidson of Seymour.
In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Ferguson was preceded in death by daughter, Sharon Kay Ferguson; sisters, Helen Barker, Evelyn Simpson, and Wilma Mae McDaniel; and brothers, Ray, Rex, and Elmer Banister.
Memorials through the funeral home to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana or to First United Methodist Church.