Bishop James Freddie Ferguson, 73, of Wayne passed away Sunday, November 5, 2023 at his residence. Funeral service will be conducted 2:00 P.M. Wednesday, November 8, 2023 at Rollins Funeral Home in Kenova with Rev. Robert Gillette officiating. Interment will follow in the Ferguson Family Cemetery. Freddie was born March 17, 1950 in Williamson, WV. a son of the late James Luther and Garnett Ferguson. He was the Founder and Senior Pastor for 42 years at the Prichard Church of God. He retired from the Wayne County Board of Education. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his grandparents, who raised him, Fred and Ida Ferguson; his first wife MaryAnn Capan Ferguson and his son Freddie B. Ferguson. Survivors include his beloved wife of 40 years Marion M. Cochenour Ferguson; grandchildren Shannon B. Ferguson and Charity A. Ferguson; uncle Ray Waller; special cousin Debbie Ratliff and sons; special brother and sister-in-law Sam and Paula Cochenour; special nieces and nephew and spouses Melissa Hardin, Rachel Bocook, Jeremy Cochenour; two special great-nephews and great-nieces and his church family. The family will receive friends two hours prior to the service at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed at rollinsfh.com.