FERGUSON, John P., age 80 of Spring Hill, FL, passed away on Friday, March 15, 2013, in the Oak Hill Hospital, Brooksville, FL. He was the husband of Elaine L. Ferguson for 56 years. In 1991 John and Elaine moved to Spring Hill from Cliffwood, N.J. Born in Long Branch, New Jersey, he was the son of the late Meta Ferguson. He worked for AT&T Bell Laboratories in Holmdel, N.J. for over 27 years as an Executive Chauffeur. He served his country during the Korean War
in the U.S. Navy
on the USS Delta and USS Taladega. He was an avid watercolorist and gardener tending his five gardens in his yard. He will be deeply missed by his wife, Elaine; and sons, Bruce of Westerly, Rhode Island; Shawn and Kevin both of Spring Hill, FL. He is the grandfather of 13 and has 8 great grandchildren. He was predeceased by a son, Darren; and sister, Vivian Putek. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews. A visitation will be held on Wednesday, March 20, 2013, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the Turner Funeral Home, 14360 Spring Hill Drive, Spring Hill, FL.