Francis Mae Ford, 74, passed away Sept. 2, 2017, at Edgewater Woods.
Francis was born March 8, 1943, to Levi and Cora Cole in Glendora, Miss. She was joined in Holy Matrimony to James Ford. Francis was a member of Pleasant Ridge Church in Glendora, Mississippi. Francis enjoyed cooking, sewing, and being a devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother.
Francis leaves to cherish her memories a daughter, Annie (Mike Smith) Ford; sisters, Magdalena Pigee of Appleton, Wisconsin, Rosie Cole, Magarett (Douglass) Jones, all of Maywood, Illinois, and Hannah (Cleotha) Hall of Broadview, Illinois; brother, George Cole of Maywood, Illinois; grandchildren, Tyrone (Camille) Ford of Fort Wayne, and Marquita (Markis) Ford of Anderson; great-grandchildren, Sirille Ford, Khalil Ford, Tyra Ford, Tierra Jones, and Markis Harris; sister-in-law, Velma Cole of Anderson; aunts, Lucille Hoskins of Mississipi; special nieces, Flora (John) Pryor of Anderson, Jeanette Guyton, Forestine Guyton, Mary (Dyron)Woods, all of Chicago, Illinois; nieces, nephews, cousins and family and friends.
Services will be held noon Monday at New Birth Worship Center, 403 W. 22nd St., Anderson, with burial in Maplewood Cemetery.
Published on September 8, 2017