Betty Jean Williams Ford

Published 5:00 am Monday, September 27, 2004

Services for Betty Jean Williams Ford of Meadville are 2 p.m.Tuesday, Sept. 28, at Mt. Sinai Baptist Church with burial in ZionCemetery in Roxie.

Visitation is Monday from 1-5 p.m. at Marshall Funeral Home inBude.

Mrs. Ford, 66, died following a lengthy illness on Sept. 23,2004, at Franklin Memorial Hospital. She was born in FranklinCounty on Jan. 21, 1938, to Luther C. Williams Sr. and Jessie BeeWilliams.

She was a homemaker. She was a member of her church choir.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband; a son;four brothers; and three sisters.

Survivors are her three daughters, Etta Ford and Delories Burks,both of Meadville, and Lucille Boyd of Atlanta, Ga.; one son, JerryFord of Oklahoma City, Okla.; four brothers, Roy Williams of Kirby,Luther C. Williams Jr. of Meadville, Charlie Cameron of Kirby, andAlton Covington of Meadville; her five sisters, Clara Starks andWilhelmenia Harris, both of Meadville, Alice Jackson and DorothyFord, both of Roxie, and Bertha Summerville of Chicago, Ill.