Mary Jane Freeman Ferguson
December 24, 1944  -  October 26, 2017

Mary Jane Freeman Ferguson


Send Flowers Send Flowers

Viewing
HeathGriffith Funeral Home
1823 W 51st St.
Tulsa, OK  74107
Thursday, November 9, 2017
5PM - 8PM
Map & Directions  Map & Directions

Heath-Griffith Funeral Home
1823 West 51st Street
Tulsa, OK  74107
Friday, November 10, 2017
8AM - 8PM
Map & Directions  Map & Directions

Send FlowersSend Flowers

Graveside Service
Rolling Oaks Memorial Gardens
4300 East 91st Street
Tulsa, OK  74137
Saturday, November 11, 2017
12:00 PM
Map & Directions  Map & Directions

Send FlowersSend Flowers
Rolling Oaks Memorial Gardens
4300 East 91st Street
Tulsa, OK  74137
Map & Directions  Map & Directions

Mary has been a resident of Tulsa for the last 60 years. She was the first black woman to work at the Oklahoma State Capitol Building where she worked in the cafeteria. From 1974 to 1976, Mary was a bus driver for Tulsa Public Schools. Mary opened a daycare, Wee World Daycare Center in 1975 and also owned a trucking company. She loved children, shopping, traveling, floral arranging, and cake decorating.


Mary was preceded in death by her parents, and a brother, William Owens. She leaves behind her husband, Thomas Ferguson, of Tulsa; her daughter, Tonia Renae Colbert, of Tulsa; two sons, Charles Lindsey and wife, Pocahontas, and Antwan Burton – all of Tulsa; a brother, Otis John Gulley, II and wife, Veda, of Missouri, seven grandchildren, one great grandchild, and numerous extended relatives and friends.


A graveside service will be held at 12:00 PM, Saturday, November 11, 2017 at Rolling Oaks Memorial Gardens. Arrangements are under the direction of Heath-Griffith Funeral Home, (918) 446-6633.

Start Planning Now

It is never too early to start planning for yours or your loved one's funeral.