Carrie Ford, 70, of Kennett, Mo., died Friday, June 20, 2008, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau, Mo.
Born Sept. 29, 1937 in Kennett, daughter of the late Amos Franklin and Cora Mae Luttrull Rudd, she was owner an operator of Fords Hot Tamales and a member of the First Assembly of God Church in Kennett.
On Sept. 22, 1955, she married Billy Joe Ford, who survives.
Survivors also include one son, Joseph David Ford and wife, Anna Marie, of Kennett; three daughters, Delores Mae Bane and husband, Rick, Paula Ford Parnell, and Rebecca Lynn Armstrong and husband, Terry, all of Kennett; one brother, Willie Rudd, of Kennett; two sisters, Shirley Jaco, of Senath, Mo., and Vicki Wright, of Ashville, N.C.; 14 grandchildren, Tina Michelle McClish of Indianapolis, Ind., Kristen Nicole Callis, Rebecca Leigh Branum, Jessica Dawn Ford, Joshua David Ford, Heather LaShay Armstrong, Justice Anthony Armstrong, all of Kennett, Michael Paul Bane of Pensacola, Fla., Kristina Michelle Bane, of Atlanta, Ga., Nina Nicole Jamison of Paragould, Ark., and Samantha Jo, William Alexander and Makayla Kensington Parnell, all of Poplar Bluff, Mo.; seven great-grandchildren; Mackenzie Kohl Crawford and Rylee Montgomery Jamison of Paragould, Kera Nicole Bane of Little Rock, Ark., Elizabeth Grace and Jakob Don Callis of Kennett, Caleb Albert Bane, of Atlanta, and Jaxson Douglas McClish of Indianapolis, Ind.
She was preceded in death by one brother, Mairl Rudd.
Funeral services were be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, June 24 at 1st Assembly of God Church in Kennett.
Burial will follow at the Memorial Gardens Cemetery at Kennett.
Pallbearers will include Joshua Ford, Nicholas Parnell, Junior Jaco, Amos Rudd, and Bobby Joe Luttrull.
McDaniel Funeral Home of Kennett was in charge of arrangements.