CW4 Joel D. Ferguson was a VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 10/12/2015 at the age of 68.5
Clarksville, TN
Flight Classes 68-501 and 68-1
Date of Birth 04/03/1947
Served in the U.S. Army
Served in Vietnam with 281 AHC in 68-69, 192 AHC in 71, 52 CAB in 71-72
Call signs in Vietnam WOLFPACK 37, TIGER SHARK 34, DRAGON 36A
This information was provided by Joe Bilitzke, Sammie Williams

More detail on this person: CW4 (Retired) Joel David Ferguson, age 68 of Clarksville, passed away Monday, October 12, 2015 at his residence.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, October 17, 2015 at Clarksville Church of God, 1970 Memorial Drive.

Joel was born April 3, 1947 in Lincoln, Nebraska, the son of the late Manfred Ferguson and Leola McKee Ferguson. He retired after 20 years of service, including 2 tours in Vietnam from the U.S. Army as a Cobra Helicopter Pilot. He is a member of the Attack Helicopter Pilot Association and a member of Clarksville Church of God.

He is survived by his sons, Andrew J. Ferguson and Aaron Ferguson; daughters, Rana Ferguson Chalder and Amy Ferguson Fillion; brother, Michael Ferguson and sister, Lori Arnold; grandchildren, Grey Oakley Chalder, Reed McKee Chalder, Brandon Michael Newton, and Felix Victor Fillion.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Fort Campbell Fisher House, at 652 Joel Drive, Fort Campbell, Kentucky 42223.

Arrangements are in the care of McReynolds-Nave & Larson Funeral Home, (931) 647-3371; NaveFuneralHomes.com

This information was last updated 02/26/2015

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