Donna P. (Pride) Ferguson, 85, of Blairsville, passed away on Monday, May 20, 2019, at Indiana Regional Medical Center.
She was born on Jan. 7, 1934, to Spencer Pride and Margaret (Barr) Pride.
She was a member of the First United Methodist Church, Blairsville, where she held many positions over the years. She enjoyed golfing and was a longtime member of the Chestnut Ridge Ladies Golf Association. Donna was a member of the Blairsville Order of the Eastern Star, Blairsville Historical Society and Century Club. She enjoyed traveling with her late husband, Bob, through all of the states in the U.S. She still enjoyed going to Nags Head with her family every year for a family vacation. Donna enjoyed going out to eat with her friends every Friday and Saturday and also playing cards in many card clubs. Donna helped her husband, brother-in-law, son and grandson run the family business for many, many years.
Survivors include her sons James F. Ferguson and Mark W. Ferguson, of Blairsville; and Robert Scott Ferguson, Frazier, Colo.; grandsons Jeremy Hancock, Austin, Texas; Cory Ferguson and wife Alyssa, Clymer; Taylor Ferguson, Pittsburgh; and Tyler Ferguson and fiancée Samantha Nicholson, Blairsville; several nieces; and one nephew.
She was preceded in death by her father and mother; her husband, Robert W. Ferguson, in 2016; daughter-in-law, Reba Ferguson; brother, Spencer Pride; nephew, Dr. Douglas S. Pride; and two infant sons.
The family will receive friends at the James F. Ferguson Funeral Home Inc., Blairsville, today from 6 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Additional visitation will be held at the First United Methodist Church, 50 S. Walnut St., Blairsville, on Friday from 10 to 11 a.m. A funeral service will follow at 11 a.m. The Rev. Brett Dinger will officiate. Interment will be in the Blairsville Cemetery, Blairsville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Blairsville Public Library, 113 N. Walnut St., Blairsville, PA15717 or Blairsville Historical Society, 116 E. Campbell St., Blairsville, PA15717.