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Robert Marshall (Mont) Ford, Green Co., KY (1927-2011)

He was a highly regarded citizen of Green County, KY, a member of the Mt. Union Baptist Church, Summersville, KY; and a long-time employee, with 41.5 years of service, of the City of Greensburg, KY
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Robert Marshall "Mont" Ford, 84, departed this life Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at his home in Green County, KY.

The funeral service will be at Mt. Union Baptist Church, 1524 Taylors Chapel Road Summersville, KY, at 12pm noon CT, Tuesday, December 27, 2011. With Rev. Mike Ash and Rev. Andre Calhoun the officiating clergy. Interment will be in the Mt. Union Cemetery. Visitation will be after 4pmCT, Monday, December 26, 2011, and after 7amCT, Tuesday, December 27, 2011, at the Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home, 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY.

Pallbearers: Ricky Williams, Herman Mitchell, Robert Neagle, Robert Williams, Kenny Ford, Steve Williams and James Darnell.

Honorary Pallbearers: City of Greensburg and Greensburg Village.

Robert Marshall (Mont) Ford, Green Co., KY (1927-2011)

Robert Marshall "Mont" Ford, was born June 15, 1927 in Taylor County, KY. He was the son of the late Sam and Nellie Gaddie Ford. He departed this life Tuesday, December 20, 2011 at his home in Green County, KY, having attained the age of 84 years, 6 months and 5 days.

Mont had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a member of the Mt. Union Baptist Church. He was a long-time employee of the City of Greensburg and retired after 41.5 years of service.

Besides his parents, he was preceded in death January 29, 1988 by his wife: Juanita Cowherd Ford, his daughter-in-law: Lola Ford and three brothers: Tom, Frank and Richard Lewis Ford.

He is survived by the following:
  • One son: Kelvin Ford of Greensburg, KY

  • Two brothers: David Ford of Campbellsville, KY and Leo Ford of Indianapolis, Indiana

  • Two sisters: Dorothy Ford of Campbellsville, KY and Helen Williams of Elizabethtown, KY

  • One sister-in-law: Odessa Ford of Campbellsville, KY

  • A host of other relatives and friends
The Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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Mont Ford, Green County, KY (1927-2011)

2011-12-22 - 209 W. Court Street, Greensburg, KY - Photo from Foster-Toler-Curry Funeral Home.
Robert Marshall "Mont" Ford, Green County, KY (1927-2011)

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