81, born to the late Ronald & Lillian (Roker) Ferguson in Miami, FL, where she lived until 1998. She relocated to Washington State then to Stuttgart, Germany.
Doris is survived by her children and grandchildren: Sandra Thomas-Hayes (NeSha), Jacquelyn Scott (Mustafa) and Gary Bennett (Alex and Sophia); surrogate daughter, Aretha Sparks; three great grandchildren, Jaden and Kalyn Scott, Theodore Thomas-Schadt; siblings, Enid Ferguson, Catherine Jackson (departed March 23, 2017), Carl Ferguson, Gerald Ferguson; and their families.
In lieu of flowers, make donations “In memory of Doris J. Ferguson” to National Parkinson Foundation (www.parkinson.org), 200 SE 1st St., Ste. 800, Miami, FL 33131, 800-473-4636.