Thelma B. “Tommie” Ferguson
December 4, 1953 - February 22, 2022
Thelma B. Ferguson, fondly known as Tommie, age 68, of Townsend, DE, passed away on Tuesday, February 22, 2022.
Born in Wilmington, DE on December 4, 1953, she was a daughter of the late William and Thelma (Plank) Buchanan. Tommie earned her Master of Instruction degree from the University of Delaware in 1993. She worked as a school teacher and educational diagnostician for Colonial School District for 31 years until her retirement in 2005. During her career, Tommie enjoyed working in special education. She loved to travel and visited many countries including Italy, Greece, Egypt, Israel, and Turkey.
Tommie is survived by her loving husband, William E. “Bill” Ferguson; children, Bill Ferguson (Beverly) and Angela Ferguson-Ford (John); grandsons, Charlie (Lisa) and Dustin; granddaughter, Tiffany; great granddaughter, Charlotte; sister, Sandy Kaczmarczyk (Hank); and nieces, Jenny, Heather, and Holly.
A visitation for family and friends will be held from 11 am until 12 pm on Thursday, March 3, 2022, at Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 275 East Main Street, Middletown, DE, where a funeral service will begin at 12 pm. Interment will be held privately in Silverbrook Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Tommie’s memory to the Brandywine SPCA, 600 South Street, New Castle, DE 19720 or online by clicking here.