Paris, TN –
JoAnn Ezell Ferguson, 81, was born December 31, 1933 in Winnsboro, LA and passed away July 7, 2015 at North Delta Hospice House in Southaven, MS. Mrs. Ferguson was a member of the Church of Christ and retired administrator for Delta Home Care in Tallulah, LA. She is survived by two daughters, Janet Ferguson Honeycutt and her husband, Keith of Olive Branch, MS and Sherri Ferguson Draper and her husband, James of Murfreesboro, TN; one brother, Normie Ezell III and his wife, Mary of Charleston, SC; three sisters, Shirley Ezell Scarbrough and her husband, Thomas of Bradenton, FL, Jerry Ezell McCabe and her husband, Elton of Mt. Pleasant, TN, and Marilyn Ezell King and her husband, Ron of Bradenton, FL; three grandchildren, Christy Honeycutt Brockman and her husband, Jay of Tupelo, MS, Philip Landis Draper and his wife, Claire of Smyrna, TN, and James Michael Draper and his wife, Suzanne of Lake Stevens, WA; and four great grandchildren, Hayley Brockman, Hunter Brockman, Houston Brockman, all of Tupelo, and Ezekiel Draper of Smyrna, TN. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elbert L. Ferguson, parents, Normie Ezell, Jr. and Ruby Guyton Ezell; and siblings, Wilbur Gerald Ezell, Ella Ruth Ezell Hopkins, Donna Jean Ezell Fields, and James Warren Ezell. The service will be Friday, July 10 at 10:30 a.m. at Van Dyke Church of Christ in Paris, TN with burial following in Memorial Cemetery in Paris. The family requests that any memorials be made to Van Dyke Church of Christ in Paris, TN. Local arrangements are in the care of Twin Oaks Funeral Home in Southaven, MS and other services will be entrusted to McEvoy Funeral Home in Paris, TN.