Mrs. Forguson died on Friday, July 20, 2012, at her home in Cadiz.
She was born on Feb. 11, 1948, in Trigg County to William Morris Merrick and Barbara Wilson Merrick.
She was a member of Rocky Ridge Baptist Church. She worked as a hairstylist and cosmetologist at the Raye of Sunshine in Cadiz.
She was preceded in death by her parents, William Morris Merrick and Barbara Wilson Merrick.
She is survived by her husband, Danny Reed Forguson of Cadiz; two brothers, Ryan Merrick (and wife Elizabeth) of Cadiz and James Merrick (and wife Janice) of Cadiz; one sister, Barbara Jean Gamblin of Crofton; three sons, Todd Michael Crisp of Cadiz, Jason Matthew Crisp (and wife Loretta Ann) of Cadiz, and Jonathan Patrick Crisp (and wife Rebecca Rose) of Cadiz; one daughter, Leah Caroline Mitchell of Cadiz; six grandchildren, Hannah Elizabeth Crisp, Carson Alexander Crisp, Skyler Loretta Crisp, Alexis Caroline Crisp, Daisy Brooke Crisp and Jordan Ashton Mitchell; two step-grandchildren, Brittany Rose Dean and Brandon Nicolas Fowle; and two step-great-grandchildren, Matthew Powell and Lili Powell.
Serving as pallbearers were Todd, Jason and Jonathan Crisp, Leah Mitchell, and Ryan and James Merrick. Honorary pallbearers were Tracy Oakley, Denese Turner, Tori Marlowe, Missy Noland, Shelly Cartwright, Tina Garland and Jo Penny. Music was provided by Nadine Weaver, pianist.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, C/O Dannye Wagner, 218 Canton Lakeshore Dr., Cadiz, KY 42211.