Ford, Wilford

Saturday, September 19, 2020
Wilford Ford
Wilford Ford

Wilford Ford, 87, formerly of Huntsville, Alabama, passed away on Wednesday, September 16, 2020, in a local health care facility in Chattanooga.  

 

He was preceded in death by his parents, Eddie Lee and Elizabeth Ford; brother, Charlie Ford; and sister, Ruby Rodgers. 

 

Survivors include his wife, Pauline Ford; daughter, Jacqueline (David) Jones of Marietta, Ga.; sons, Wilford Bernard Ford of Chattanooga, Cedric; (D.L.) Ford of Richmond, Va., and Shannon (Stephanie) Ford, Sr. of Chattanooga; seven grandchildren; sister, Hazel Otey of Meridianville, Al.; and a host of nieces; nephews; cousins; other relatives and friends. 

 

Wilford will lie in state on Wednesday, Sept. 23, at 10 a.m. at Taylor Funeral Home. 

 

A family service will follow at noon in the chapel with Pastor Ernest Jefferson as the eulogist. 

 

Burial will be in Forest Hills Cemetery. 


Burson, Mary D.

Erwin, Richard "Slick Rick" Warren, Jr.

Mathis, Floyd, Sr.


Mary D. Burson, 78, of Chattanooga, died on October 24, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524 , Lanefh.com . (click for more)

Richard “Slick Rick” Warren Erwin, Jr., 66, of Chattanooga, died on September 29, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524, Lanefh.com. (click for more)

Floyd Mathis, Sr., 75, passed away on Friday, October 23, 2020, in Chattanooga. Arrangements are by John P. Franklin Funeral, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995. (click for more)



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Burson, Mary D.

Mary D. Burson, 78, of Chattanooga, died on October 24, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524 , Lanefh.com . (click for more)

Erwin, Richard "Slick Rick" Warren, Jr.

Richard “Slick Rick” Warren Erwin, Jr., 66, of Chattanooga, died on September 29, 2020. Arrangements are by Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace, Chattanooga, Tn. 37415, 423 877-3524, Lanefh.com. (click for more)

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