Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 25, 2012, at CA Burke Church in Rosedale with Rev. Laverne Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Morning Star Cemetery in Gunnison.
Visitation will be from 4-6 p.m. on Friday, February 24, 2012, at Redmon Funeral Home Chapel in Rosedale.
Survivors include husband, Alfred Gene Ford of St. Louis; daughters, Alfreda Wright, Lakeitra Ford, Melyny Ford, Cassandra Ford and Latasha Ford-Mitchell all of St. Louis; sister, Sylvia Wright of Rosedale; brother, Henry Jones III of Decatur, Ill.; and seven grandchildren, two nieces, two nephews and a host of cousins, relatives and friends.