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 Mildred Dean <I>Newton</I> Ford

Mildred Dean Newton Ford

Death Feb 2007 (aged 81)
Burial Marshall, Harrison County, Texas, USA
Memorial ID 13512670 · View Source
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Mildred Dean Newton Ford
Funeral services for Mildred Dean Newton Ford, 81, of Marshall will be Wednesday, Feb. 21 2007, at 2 p.m. at the Downs Funeral Home Chapel in Marshall with Bob Bryant officiating. Burial will follow in Blocker Cemetery under the direction of Downs Funeral Home. Mrs. Ford was born June 26, 1925, to John Henry and Elizabeth Ann Newton. She graduated from Marshall High School in 1942. She and her husband owned and operated Marshall Bowling Center from 1959 until 1966 and then House of Paneling from 1970 until they retired in 1987. She loved sports, enjoyed watching her grandchildren and great-grandchildren play sports, and traveling. Survivors include her four children, George Deric Ford, Jr. of Houston, Carol Hudson of Houston, Harold Ford of Flint, and Sherry Bankston of Marshall; five grandchildren; three great-grandsons; brother, John Henry Newton of Henderson; sister, Betty Morton of Marshall; and a number of nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Matt Ford, Michael Hudson, Chris Bankston, Staff Sgt. Jeff Bankson, Larry Ford, Billy Wayne Morton, Charles Morton and James Wesley Newton. Memorials contributions may be made to Cypress Valley Bible Church, P.O. Box 458, Marshall, TX 75671 or Harris County Children's Protective Services fund, 255 Murworth, Houston, TX 77054. Downs Funeral Home

Published in The Marshall News Messenger on 2/21/2007.


Married June 15, 1946

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  • Added: 4 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13512670
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mildred Dean Newton Ford (26 Jun 1925–Feb 2007), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13512670, citing Blocker Cemetery, Marshall, Harrison County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by EastTexan (contributor 46789885) .