BALLINGER—Elva Mae Wheless Ferguson, 93, died Tuesday, July 26, 2016.

BALLINGER—Elva Mae Wheless Ferguson, 93, died Tuesday, July 26, 2016.

She was born June 23, 1923 to Tom and Lillie Wheless. She married Robert E. Ferguson on January 28, 1939. He preceded her in death May 2, 1983.

Survivors include one son, David Ferguson and wife Dee of Ballinger; two daughters, Ruth Grenwelge and husband Charles of Winters, and Addie Kuzenka and husband James of Gatesville; 10 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; 30 great-great-grandchildren; one great-great-great-grandson; two sisters; and two brothers.

Mae was also preceded in death by a daughter, Louise Green; four grandchildren; and three brothers.

Services were held Saturday, July 30, at 10 AM at Lange Funeral Home Chapel. Burial was in Old Runnels Cemetery in Ballinger, directed by Lange Funeral Home.

“It does not matter how many years one has on Earth, it’s never enough when you are loved so dearly.”