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Geraldine FERGUSON

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FERGUSON, Geraldine Geraldine (Gerrie) Davis Bade Ferguson died at the age of 89 on February 16, 2013. She was preceded in death by Jack A. Bade, the father of her four children, and E. Barrie Ferguson. She is survived by sons; Michael Bade, Steven Bade, and Peter Bade, daughter Marcia Bade Hummel, grandchildren; Jack Bade, Paige Bade Ankudovych, Meghann Hummel Green, Jodie Hummel Warlick, Andrew Hummel, Gregory Hummel, Byron Bade, and Amanda Bade and great grandchildren; Misha Ankudovych, Reagan Warlick, and Lucy Green. She was born in Elk River, Minnesota to Donald and Vera Davis. After high school Gerrie graduated from St. Barnabus School of Nursing in Minneapolis and soon married Jack A. Bade. He had come home as an Ace from Guadalcanal in the South Pacific where he flew for the Army Air Corp in WWII. After the war Jack became a civilian test pilot for Republic Aviation on Long Island, NY, where their children were born. Jack lost his life in 1963 while flying an F-105 airplane. She remained on Long Island and met her second husband, E. Barrie Ferguson, whom she married in 1975. They had several wonderful years together before he succumbed to cancer. She moved from Long Island in 1989 to Atlanta to be closer to her son Peter. In 2001 Gerrie moved to Lenbrook in Atlanta where she resided until her passing.
Published in The Atlanta Journal-Constitution on Feb. 20, 2013
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