Ford, Otis, Sr.

Graduate Of Howard High School

Friday, June 5, 2020
Otis Ford
Otis Ford

Otis Ford, Sr., 63, of Chattanooga, passed away on Wednesday, June 3, 2020, in a local hospital.

 

He was a 1974 graduate of Howard High School.  He attended Mount Canaan Baptist Church. 

 

Otis was preceded in death by his parents, Jimmy Lee and Louise Ford; sister, Edna Shipman; brothers, Henry Ford, Homer Ford, and Willie Ford. 

 

Survivors include his sons, Otis (April) Ford, Jr. of Ludowici, GA and Jermaine (Destini) Conyers of Flintstone, Ga.; daughter, Alicia (Edward) Greene of Jacksonville, FL; four grandchildren; brother, Charles (Sara) Ford; sisters, Irene (Bobby) Heard and Dorothy Simmons, all of Chattanooga; a host of nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends.

 

Otis will lie in state on Tuesday, June 9, at 9 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home with the family service to follow at 1 p.m. in the chapel with Pastor Ternae Jordan, Sr. as the eulogist.


Freeman, Alex

Smith, Janice Baumann

Culbertson, Randy Alan


Alex Freeman, 55, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, July 3, 2020, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Janice Baumann Smith, 71, of Chattanooga, died on July 2, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, Chattanooga, Tn., ? 423 877-3524, ? Lanefh.com . (click for more)

Randy Alan Culbertson, 74, passed away on June 25, 2020. He studied at Olivet University School of Theology. He was a minister who focused on prison ministry. He was a veteran of the U.S. ... (click for more)



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Freeman, Alex

Alex Freeman, 55, of Chattanooga, passed away on Friday, July 3, 2020, in a local hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Taylor Funeral Home of Chattanooga, Inc. (click for more)

Smith, Janice Baumann

Janice Baumann Smith, 71, of Chattanooga, died on July 2, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, Chattanooga, Tn., ? 423 877-3524, ? Lanefh.com . (click for more)

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