Volume 52, Number 4

ten pages

Byrdstown, Tennessee 38549 -- Thursday, January 22, 2015

Obituaries

Margaret Ellen Ford
December 10, 1946 - February 28, 2014

Margaret Ellen Ford, 67, of Ford Rd., Byrdstown passed away Friday, Feb. 28, 2014 at Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville, TN.
She was born Dec. 10, 1946 in Pickett County to the late Marshall Tyrus and Cordie Jane Garrett Ford. Ms. Ford lived all her life in Pickett County and was a garment factory worker and a Christian. Other than her parents she is preceded in death by sister, Christine Masiongale and two brothers, James Allen Ford and Ben Ford.
Survivors include four sisters, Mae Harmon and husband Dale of Pall Mall, Kay Abbott and husband Marshall, Betty Beaty and husband Bethel and Mary Elizabeth "Liz" Hill and husband James all of Byrdstown; two brothers, Kenneth Dale Ford of Phoenix, AZ. and Shirley "Shird" Ford and wife Sue Ella of Byrdstown. Also survived by many nieces. nephews, other family members and friends.
Funeral services were held Sunday, March 2, 2014 at Brown Funeral Chapel with Bro. Rick Cross, Bro. Michael T. Cox and Bro. Darren Ford officiating and burial at Edgefield Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jereme Hill, Tim Ford, Darren Ford, Kelvin Beaty, Buster Harmon, Tyrus Joe Beaty and Ricky Beaty. Special care provided by Brown Funeral Chapel.

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