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Dorothy Mary Blythe Ford
Birth: Nov. 24, 1918
New Orleans
Orleans Parish
Louisiana, USA
Death: Oct. 7, 2008
Fort Myers
Lee County
Florida, USA

Dorothy Blythe was born in New Orleans La Nov 24, 1918 as the fifth of nine children [Marion Alice, Thomas Charles, Kathryn Elizabeth, David Crockett, William Thomas, Martha Frances, Barbara Virginia and Patricia Claire].

Dorothy graduated from Sacred Heart High School in New Orleans, La and later worked as Secretary to the General at the Port of Embarkation where she met Thomas James Ford her future husband. Dorothy and Thomas married in 1943 and had four children - Bonnie Anne, Thomas James Jr, Sally Mary and Diane Marie.

Dorothy worked as a Court Stenographer for the City of New Orleans from 1960 until her retirement in 1984. She and Tommy then moved to Lake Fairways Country Club, Ft Myers FL where they enjoyed golf, club activities and playing cards.

Dorothy was preceded in death by her daughter Diane Boutelle Hendry, eight brothers and sisters, and her parents Mr. and Mrs. Charles A Blythe.
Family links: 
  Charles Augustus Blythe (1878 - 1945)
  Ida Mary Boudreaux Blythe (1888 - 1961)
  Thomas James Ford (1920 - 2015)*
  Sally Mary Ford Allan (1948 - 2014)*
  Diane Marie Ford Hendry (1953 - 2007)*
  Marion Blythe Dee (1909 - 1983)*
  Thomas C Blythe (1910 - 1983)*
  Kathryn Elizabeth Blythe Runnels (1913 - 1973)*
  David C Blythe (1917 - 1982)*
  Dorothy Mary Blythe Ford (1918 - 2008)
  William Thomas Blythe (1920 - 1971)*
  Martha Frances Blythe Ayers (1921 - 2003)*
  Barbara Blythe Barker (1923 - 1993)*
  Patricia Claire Blythe Edwards (1928 - 1959)*
*Calculated relationship
Note: Wife of LTC Thomas James Ford, World War II Veteran
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 54, Site: 6391
Maintained by: Bonnie Ford Angel
Originally Created by: John C. Anderson
Record added: Mar 05, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 49183281
Dorothy Mary <i>Blythe</i> Ford
Added by: Bonnie Ford Angel
Dorothy Mary <i>Blythe</i> Ford
Added by: Bonnie Ford Angel
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In loving memory of my wonderful Mom.
- Bonnie Ford Angel
 Added: Jun. 15, 2013
This page is sponsored by: Bonnie Ford Angel

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