Clarence Ferguson, Sr.

Clarence James Ferguson, Sr. age 71, of Lawrenceville, GA, passed away on Sunday, November 11, 2012. He is survived by his 3 children: Renee Johnston of Monticello, GA, Regina Elmore of Buford, GA, and Clarence J. (C.J.) Ferguson, Jr., of Lawrenceville, GA. 6 granddaughters, 3 grandsons, 5 great grandsons, 2 great granddaughters, brothers: Buster Ferguson of Winder, GA, Homer Ferguson, and Hamilton (Ham Bone) Ferguson both of Jefferson, GA, sister, Mariella Brooks of Myrtle Beach, SC, numerous nieces, nephews, cousins and extended family and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife Mary Ruth (Cleveland) Ferguson on July 6, 1977, his parents Lonnie Joseph Ferguson and Nancy Elizabeth Shelton Ferguson, sisters: Ruby Baker, Pauline Barrett and Odessa Tothrow. Clarence was retired from Coca-Cola after 23 years of service and also retired from the Gwinnett County Public School System after 17 years. A Service Celebrating the Life of Clarence James Ferguson, Sr. will be at 11:00 AM on Thursday, November 15, 2012 at Regency Church of God, 1132 Buford Hwy, Sugar Hill, GA 30518. Dr. Terry Reece will officiate. Interment will follow in the White Chapel Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 6:00 PM until 9:00 PM at the funeral home and again on Thursday from 10:00 AM until the service at the church. Flowers accepted or memorials may be made to the Trinity Life Church, for the Lazarus Project, 422 East Crogan Street, Lawrenceville, GA 30046.Condolences may be sent to or viewed at www.wagesfuneralhome.com Tom M. Wages Funeral Service, “A Family Company” Lawrenceville Chapel, 120 Scenic Highway, Lawrenceville, GA 30046. 770-963-2411