Mrs. Ford 

 

February 10, 1966 Name of paper not given 

 

Mrs. Emma Frances Ford of Whitney died Sunday in Whitney. She was born near Halletsville Dec. 3, 1870,

and came to Hill county 1906. 

Funeral services were held Tuesday at 3 p.m. in the Marshall and Marshall Chapel with

Minister Eugene Clapp officiating. Burial was in Brandon Cemetery. 

She and Jesse B. Ford were married in 1890. He preceeded her in death Nov. 14, 1922.

She was also preceeded in death by four daughters and two sons. 

Mrs. Ford was a member of the Church of Christ. 

Survivors include four children, J. W. Ford of Whitney, J. E. Ford of Whitney, J. D. Ford of Hillsboro

 and Mrs. Dora Jackson of Clifton; 13 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and

 three great-great-grandhcildren; a number of nieces and nephews. 
 

Obituary is part of the Bill Henderson collection.