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“Im sure Jerry will be fondly rememberd.Condolences from Otis and Rita Payton. ”
1 of 5 | Posted by: R payton - sacramento, KY

“Kevin, Im so sorry to hear about you grandfather. I wanted to let you know you and you family are in My thoughts and prayers. ”
2 of 5 | Posted by: Kim VanHook - Greenville,Ky, KY

“Faye and family, So very sorry to hear of Jerry's passing; it has been such a long time since we last saw you guys. You are in our thoughts and...Read More »
3 of 5 | Posted by: Mike and Diana Hammers - KY

“Take care of mamaw and papaw for Me!! I will miss you.. Love you uncle Jerry!! ”
4 of 5 | Posted by: Trish Johnson - Henderson, KY

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this time. As a teenager I spent most of my time with the Ford family. My best friend Teresa and...Read More »
5 of 5 | Posted by: Charlotte Whitney - Alabaster, AL

BELTON - Jerry Ford, 72, of Belton, died Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 2:43PM at Muhlenberg Community Hospital. Mr. Ford was born October 1, 1939 in Muhlenberg County. He was a retired coal miner with Pittsburg & Midway Coal Co. He was preceded in death by his parents, Robert and Novella Ford; and brothers J.B. Ford, Buddy Ford, Darrel Ford, and Jimmy Ford.

Survivors include his wife, Faye Ford; daughter Teresa (Robert) Mitchell; grandchildren Kevin Mitchell and Laura Mitchell; sisters Wanda (Joe) Garrett of Elkton, Diann (Sattar) Shamsabadi of Madisonville, and Amanda (Jon) Winburn of Oxford, MS; brothers Ricky (Phyllis) Ford of Madisonville, Mike (Katie) Ford of Oshkosh, WI, and John (Latrice) Ford of Morgantown; and step-mother Wilma Dunlop of Oxford, MS.

Funeral services will be Monday, March 19, 2012 at 1:00PM at Tucker Beechmont Funeral Home, with Rev. Don Garrett officiating, assisted by Rev. Richard Ford and Rev. John Ford. Burial in Old Jackson Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday after 4:00PM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at