February 19, 1929 ~ February 10, 2015
Born in: Charlotte, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Rhea Ware Ferguson, Jr., 85, of Asheville, died Tuesday, February 10, 2015, at the John F. Keever Solace Center. Born February 19, 1929, in Charlotte, NC, he was a son of the late Rhea and Beatrice Ferguson. Mr. Ferguson served twenty-six years in the USAF. He served in Southeast Asia and was a Veteran of Korea and Vietnam. He then moved to Asheville and retired from the VA Medical Center. Mr. Ferguson is survived by his loving wife, Eunice; children, Deborah, Karen, and Mark; grandchildren, Alaina, Ben, Melissa, and Daniel; great-granddaughter Cheyenne; sister Roberta; and half brother Dan. Funeral services will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 18, 2015, at the Western Carolina State Veteran's Cemetery Chapel. Groce Funeral Home on Patton Ave. is assisting the family.