Yahya “John Ford” Abdul-Mateen

Yahya “John Ford” Abdul-Mateen

Death 4 Nov 2007 (aged 62)
Burial Metairie, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA
Memorial ID 22799318 · View Source
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ABDUL-MATEEN Yahya Abdul-Mateen, formerly John Ford, age 62, departed this life on Sunday, November 4, 2007 at 3:30 a.m. (PST) at Summit Medical Center in Oakland CA. Son of the late Evelyn Travis Ford and Sam Ford. Father of Sadrud-Din, Dorothy, Deidre, Khadijah, Zakiyyah, and Yahya II. Brother of Florenia Meridith, Eunice and Sam Ford and the late Dorothy and Henry Ford. Grandfather of Josiah Wilder. Former husband of Rasheedah and Mary. Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews and cousins. Relatives and friends of the family, also members of the New Orleans Masjid of Al-Islam and Warith D. Muhammad Masjid of Oakland CA are invited to attend the Janazah at D.W. Rhodes Funeral Home, 1020 Virgil St., Gretna, LA on Saturday, November 10, 2007 at 10:00 am. Interment: Providence Memorial Park Cemetery, Metairie, LA. Services entrusted to Rhodes Funeral Home, 1020 Virgil St. Gretna, LA.
Published in The Times-Picayune on 11/9/2007.


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  • Added: 9 Nov 2007
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Yahya “John Ford” Abdul-Mateen (18 Feb 1945–4 Nov 2007), Find a Grave Memorial no. 22799318, citing Providence Memorial Park and Mausoleum, Metairie, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana, USA ; Maintained by Grave Man (contributor 10391877) .