Mr. Lawson W. (Wally) Furgerson, Jr, age 66 of Deport, Texas, died in Dubois Hospital in Paris on May 15, 2015.  Cremation arrangements are under the direction of Wood Funeral Homes, Deport.

He was born on December 8, 1948 in Madisonville, Kentucky, a son of Lawson W. Furgerson Sr. and Sarah Madalyne Oldham Furgerson.  He married the former Nora Jean Cline on May 24, 1981.  Mr. Furgerson was a retired Mechanic and Truck Driver and was an avid Motorcycle Enthusiast and Fisherman.

He is survived by his wife, Nora Jean Furgerson of Deport; children:  Denise Hanner and husband, Richard of Pensacola, Florida; William Bishop of Jacksonville, Illinois, Angenette Furgerson and husband, Carlos of San Antonio, Texas; 1 sister, Sue Hatcher of Owensville, Missouri; brother, Kenneth Furgerson and wife, Sandy of St. Louis, Missouri; 12 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; 3 aunts:  Jean Wiley of St. Louis, Missouri, Joyce Wilson of Evansville, Indiana; and Nell Merriman of Lafayette, Indiana; several brother and sister in laws, and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a Son, Robert Lester Furgerson; his parents, and a sister, Elizabeth Ann Fergerson.


  1. Robin Ballard says:

    This is Robin from Dr. Hashmi office I am so sorry to hear about Lawson You guys are some of my favorites Prayers for you and your family

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