|Birth: ||Jun. 4, 1942|
|Death: ||May 14, 2012|
Graveside services for Ford Lee Curry, Jr., 69, of Jackson, who died Monday, May 14, 2012, will be at 12:00 p.m. Thursday, May 17, 2012 at Natchez City Cemetery with Rev. Darian Duckworth officiating.
Burial will follow at Natchez City Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.
Ford Lee was born June 4, 1942 in Natchez and graduated from Washington High School. He will be remembered as an avid "hot rod" enthusiast having built several cars through the years. He was involved in restoring a Roadster with close friends, Ronnie and Jean Smith, taking the lead. He worked several jobs in Natchez as an excellent mechanic and was employed at Armstrong Tire and Rubber Co. for 10 years.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Ford and Minnie Curry, one sister, Betty, and one daughter, Anne.
Ford is survived by his wife of 50 years, Elaine Harrigill Curry; two sons, Dean Curry and wife, Nancy of Pearl and Richard Curry of Texas; two grandsons, Chris Curry and wife, Ashley and Kevin L. Curry of Hattiesburg; one granddaughter, Katie Curry of Pearl; one great grandson, Lucian Curry of Hattiesburg; three brothers-in-law and four sisters-in-law, Ken and Linda Whitam of Baton Rouge, Charles and Kathy Harrigill of Natchez, Carolyn O'Beirne and Melody and Carl Fuqua, all of Vidalia; and several nieces and nephews.
Ford Lee Curry (1918 - 1980)
Minnie Blanche Curry (1914 - 1997)
Ford Lee Curry (1942 - 2012)
Betty Curry Johnson (1951 - 1989)*
Natchez City Cemetery
Maintained by: Betty Harrigill, Hall
Originally Created by: Bobby Hobson
Record added: May 15, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 90191834