Nellie "Marie" Ferguson, 84, of Brooks, died on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013, at Wesley Manor Memory Care Center.
She was a Baptist by faith and a member of the First Baptist Church in Shepherdsville and a printer operator for the Courier Journal.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Ferguson; parents, John and Jessie Gerkins-Kneisler; and a sister, irene Croan.
She is survived by three stepdaughters; and her friends and caregivers, Bill and Juanita Lands, Norman and Fannie Philpot and Sam and Barbara Hardy.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. on Friday, Jan. 25, at Hardy-Close Funeral Home with Bro. Dale Raines officiating. Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. on Thursday.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the First Baptist Church food pantry.