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Joseph "Arnie" Arnold Ferguson

December 20, 1944 ~ January 9, 2019 (age 74)

Arnie Ferguson, 74, a native of Poquoson, passed away peacefully on January 9, 2019 with his family by his side. He is preceded in death by his parents, Joseph James and Alline Freeman Ferguson; brother, Ernest Lee Ferguson (Gloria). 
Arnie is survived by his niece, Marie Ferguson Alexander-Kehoe (Michael) and children; nephew, Timothy Lee Ferguson (Delores) and children; special friend, Pam Giglio and children. He is also survived by many great nieces, nephews, cousins and lifelong friends. All of whom will miss this amazing man.
Arnie was a expert waterman, woodsman and craftsman. There are few in Bull Island that don't own one of his amazing lifelike wood carvings or that did not know and love this one-of-a-kind, good-hearted man.
The family will receive friends Monday, January 28th beginning at 5:30 p.m. at Claytor Rollins Funeral Home followed by a service in Arnie's memory at 6:30 p.m. by Rev. Brent Staul.  Arnie's request was that no flowers be sent and all donations be made to the Poquoson Volunteer Rescue Squad, P.O. Box 2099, Poquoson VA 23662. Condolences at

Donations may be made to:

Poquoson Volunteer Rescue Squad
P.O. Box 2099, Poquoson VA 23662

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