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Bessie Ford

Tuesday, December 27, 2005

Bessie Ford, 95, of Kennett, died Friday, Dec. 23, 2005, at National Healthcare of Kennett.

Born June 26, 1910, at Kennett, she was a daughter of the late Herman and Letha Jackson Blazier.

She married O.D. Ford who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one brother, Paul Blazier and two sisters, Marveline McElyea and Mary Magdelene Wardron.

Suvivors include two sons, Billy Joe Ford and Kenneth Ford, both of Kennett; two daughters, Mary Lou Watson and Barbara Presson, both of Kennett; 10 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 26, at McDaniel Funeral Service Chapel in Kennett with the Rev. Kenny Ford and Kelly Presson officiating.

Burial was in Memorial Garden Cemetery at Kennett.

Pallbearers were Jeremy Ford, Joe David Ford, Frankie Campbell, Bob Sturgeon, Jim Blankenship and Larry Webb.